20 years of experience across event formats from roundtables to LSEs, awards and hospitality has given Chris a unique perspective of what success looks like. Starting with an agency on production and design delivering trade shows and exhibition, he then spent 4 years with the awards team at Emap two of which in Dubai launching new products. He spent the 5 years with Procurement Leaders running their event operations across an international portfolio. Chris has also worked as Head of Events with the British Retail Consortium and Awards Director on the Health Service Journal. He is now with Delinian (formerly Euromoney) looking after over 50 international awards and accreditation programmes across a banking, insurance, infrastructure and legal portfolio.