Chris Sutcliffe, Director

Chris’s career has seen him deliver results as both a marketing director for one of the City’s most respected firms and a strategic director in the agency world. For ten years, Chris was global marketing Director of Ashurst – one of the world’s leading legal services firms. During his time there, Chris oversaw a business development programme that drove Ashurst from being a City firm with revenues of less than £200m in 2004 to a top 30 global firm with c.$1bn revenue by 2014. In the agency world, Chris’s career has spanned blue chip consumer and business to business companies. Chris has been Strategic Planning Director with some of the world’s leading advertising agencies (McCann Erickson, Universal Mcann, Still Price Lintas) He has won numerous awards and has regularly been elected to industry bodies within the media and marketing sphere and was Media Week’s Chairman of Awards for 3 years. Chris has advised clients such as Coca Cola, Discovery Channel, Flora, Japan Airlines, Microsoft, Nestle, Range Rover and Unilever on all aspects of business strategy, marketing, business development and communications strategy.