Chris joined Abu Dhabi Finance (ADF) in 2009. In his role as CEO, Chris is responsible for the overall strategy execution, leadership and management of the company.
Chris is an experienced Chartered Accountant with over two decades of local and international financial services experience, and was recognized as the ICAEW Middle East Chartered Accountant of the year in 2012.
Under Chris’ leadership, ADF has received multiple mortgage and finance awards including ‘Best Home Finance Product’, Banker Middle East, ‘Best Home Finance Company’ at the SME Banker Middle East Industry Awards and ‘Great Place to Work” at the Best Small & Medium Workplaces Awards.
Before joining ADF, Chris was Interim CEO at the National Bank of Fujairah. Prior to that, he held a number of senior roles in the Europe Retail Banking division of Bank of America, having started his professional career with Deloitte.
In his spare time, Chris proudly enjoys representing Great Britain at international triathlon events.