After 13 years with Kent County Council working on roads and bridges, Chartered Engineer Chris joined Aspen Associates as an Area Manager shortly after its formation in 1988.

He helped develop the business, becoming a director in 1994 and part owner of the Aspen Consulting Group in 1996. After Aspen was acquired by Waterman in December 2001, Chris became Managing Director of Waterman Aspen, continuing with the specialist secondment of professional and technical staff throughout the UK.