Chris has experience of grant-making, programme evaluation, governance and financial management. At IVAR he has worked on a range of strategic reviews and programme evaluation projects for grant making trusts. Chris has a particular interest in how grant making trusts can improve their processes and practices.
As a former chartered accountant, Chris has worked in the charity sector in both financial and general management roles. He also has experience working for grant making trusts, which includes leading the Racing Foundation in its formative years. He has a Masters degree in Voluntary and Community Sector Studies from Birkbeck, University of London.
Chris is currently undertaking a PhD on volunteering in sport.