Chris joined the Board in 2012 and became Senior Independent Director in December 2018. He became a member of the Remuneration Committee in July 2012, becoming Chair in March 2015. He has also been a member of the Audit Committee since March 2014.
Chris is a Director of Invesco Perpetual UK Smaller Companies Trust.
He was head of retail at Baillie Gifford & Co, responsible for its pooled fund and investment trust business, until 2011. Prior to this, he was a partner in KPMG’s Edinburgh office until 1997.
Chris is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland.