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Chris has a wealth of architectural experience based on the combination of design creativity, technology and management necessary to be a successful senior Architect dealing with all aspects of society.
This has involved multi-layered contact and consultation not only with clients, but with other professional, financial, construction and local government organisations and the general public.
Chris is a keen artist and designer and has been responsible for many award-winning projects. He has conducted major public consultations and participated in industry wide opinion management, generating successful outcomes in planning and policy change.
He has experience of complex appointment and sub-appointments, contractual documentation and insurances together with matters of Intellectual Property. He has appeared on several occasions as an expert witness in public inquiries.
Chris has been an active member of the CBI sitting on the CBI London Council and the CBI National Construction Council for many years, having previously served on the CBI SW England Council.
He was a founding Trustee and served as Chairman of the Charity ‘CRESS’ between 2010 and 2017 providing relief in South Sudan. He is currently Chairman of the Salisbury based Chamber Choir, The Farrant Singers, with whom he has sung for 30 years.
His professional experience is countered by a lifelong love and knowledge of the countryside with a passion for mountaineering, birdwatching, fishing and shooting. He paints in oil and watercolour and has exhibited work several times in London, Wiltshire, Somerset and Bedfordshire.