Chris is a data driven, entrepreneurial leader with a breadth of start-up knowledge in high growth environments. He has extensive experience in designing user acquisition strategies, operational growth planning and new territory/vertical expansion.
Chris's professional experience spans right across the start-up eco system, from founding his own businesses to working in VC investment. With 'Growth' as the common denominator, Chris spearheaded the success of at global on-demand mobile transport app, Gett (formerly GetTaxi) which has raised over $620m in funding, selected by Forbes as one of the 'Top 15 explosively growing companies'
In 2015, Chris joined Hambro Perks, the London based private investment fund founded by Rupert Hambro and Dominic Perks to lead on high-growth business investment strategy and new business incubation. The portfolio is made up of 38 diverse companies including Laundrapp, What3Words and Pi-Top.
Now, at Teespring an former Y-Combinator alumni and A16z backed e-commerce platform, Chris heads up the commercial side of the global business (managing teams across EU, US & Asia). Teespring is an online marketplace that empowers people to design, promote their own products. In just four years the company has shipped 18million products to 180 countries, paid out $300million to sellers around the world and made more than 30 sellers on the site millionaires.