- Role: Judge
- Job Title: Director, Corporate Banking & Securities
- Organisation: Deutsche Bank
- Years: 2015
Chris works on the UK Corporate Banking team responsible for cross product sales coverage for large UK corporates. Chris has a global coverage responsibility coordinating Deutsche Bank's in-country coverage teams for Multinational Clients. Chris joined Deutsche Bank in 1997 and holds an MA (Hons) from Oxford University. Chris has a strong interest in the arts with a particular focus on design. Chris has acted as a judge and mentor for DBACE for the last nine years, predominately focused on the Design/Technology Award in partnership with the Royal College of Art, before the programme rolled out nationally this year In addition, Chris has been the lead business representative for another one of Deutsche Bank’s flagship partners on its youth engagement programme Born to Be; Design Ventura., In partnership with the Design Museum, the programme introduces students aged 13–16 to the business of design. With guidance from creative and business professionals, they learn how to turn their ideas into products.