Christopher has led strategic digital transformation initiatives in professional services, utilities, retail, FMCG, advertising, broadcasting, government, manufacturing and entertainment sectors.
An adviser on digital transformation, delivering innovation and leadership for 30 years.
As our Director of Digital Strategy he leads digital at Bale Crocker, delivering business benefits through Digital Transformation consulting, the Agility programme, and our Integrity initiative. He has advised academic spin-out companies and investors, as well as consulting on new technologies.
Commercial and technical research, development and collaboration.
He has delivered digital initiatives for organisations ranging from BT Research Laboratories, BT Vision, HMG Ordnance Survey and the National Physical Laboratory to the Department for Education, the National Council for Educational Technology, the Oxford & Cambridge Boat Race, the V&A Museum and British Rowing; also for companies such as IBM UK, Philips, Mars, M&S, Storehouse, LTT, Ferranti, Sony, Barclays, Philips, Royal Mail, Unilever, William Grant & Sons, Centrica, and BBC Worldwide as Head of Advanced Media. He was a founding member of the UK’s ‘interactive media’ community and after ground-breaking R&D work led technical, strategy and commercial developments across several sectors. A special interest is interdisciplinary collaboration and he founded the Interactive Media in Retail Group in partnership with Deloitte Consulting.
Family life in and around Oxford. Served three terms on NZ Government conservation governance board.