A dynamic multifaceted individual who embodies the fusion of creativity, logic, and strategic thinking. With a boundless imagination and a multidisciplinary tool set facilitating workshops, developing user experiences, brand strategies and business solutions, Chris has a penchant for the innovation process delivering innovation fundamental to consumer, business generation, needs and values.
As a logical thinker, he approaches challenges with a methodical mindset, dissecting problems using a user centred- design thinking first approach. His strategic prowess is driven by market insight and technology trends enables him to rapidly devise & prototype new concepts and products, guiding organizations to navigate their short- long term horizons with unparalleled clarity.
As a Senior innovation consultant, Chris's passion lies in steering teams, catalyzing change and inspiring others to embrace new ideas. His role is not merely a profession but a passion.
Capgemini Invent / Applied Innovation Exchange: Senior Innovation Consultant .
Specialising in helping businesses to identify opportunities for growth by developing creative solutions to challenges by implementing new ideas, technologies, or processes to drive innovation. Providing expertise in facilitation, fostering creativity, problem-solving,strategy and adapting to changing market dynamics to drive organisational innovation and competitiveness. Helping Businesses explore new horizons by looking ahead in an ever changing landscape.
Accenture: Strategy and Project Management Associate at Accenture. Since joining the company I have worked as a business analyst within the front end delivery space running design discussions and workshops with clients defining business needs, requirements, forecasting deliverables and constructing stories. I played a leading role as a first client contact, managing and developing prototypes, UX, analyzing functionality and screen behaviour for the end solution. Working on a 'diamond' client account.
Diversus: Diversus is Latin for 'Different' and in english has the clear message of diversification meaning to set apart from others. During 2019-2021 I ran my own design practice providing brand and UX consultancy services to startups and small businesses across the UK.
Adseenit: Design and Brand strategist with Adseenit a ‘OOH’ (Out of Home) SaaS B2B technology startup. Leading on pitch deck strategy and communication. Developing brand guidelines and providing branding strategy across website UX/ UI design, information architecture, project management, pitch deck development and industrial hardware design + packaging. Supporting the company develop towards their second funding round in 2020.
Working freelance with multiple clients on projects including brand experience strategy and design support across website design (e-commerce), packaging and marketing communications.
- 2018 London New Designer's 'Stannah Likes This!' Award
- Cambridge Outstanding Learners Award for Design and Technology
2018 Northumbria University - Design for Industry BA (Hons): 1st class
Current Favourite Quote
“Everyone designs who devises courses of action aimed at changing existing situations into preferred ones.”
- Herbert Simon was an American economist and political scientist whose primary interest was decision-making within organizations. He received the Nobel Prize in Economics in 1978 and the Turing Award in 1975