Chris joined Silver Fern Farms in March 2020 as Chief Transformation Officer. Chris leads the transformation and technology team with responsibility for driving business, technology and digital transformation initiatives in partnership with fellow executives. Chris is a director of Landcorp (Pāmu) and Datacom, and for six years led Z Energy’s Finance, Technology, Risk and Projects team. Prior experience includes leadership roles with Contact Energy, AXA New Zealand, New Zealand Post and the New Zealand Wool Board.
A graduate of Massey University and an alumni of PwC, Chris has attended executive leadership programmes at London Business School, Singularity University and INSEAD University. Chris is a member of the Institute of Directors, INFINZ and a CA member of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand.