Christian read Politics, Philosophy and Economics at Lincoln College, Oxford. His career started at the Boston Consulting Group where he worked both in Europe and the USA.
He then moved to the UK Holding Company of the German/Dutch Conglomerate, Hoogovens, as a director of a number of the subsidiaries in the UK, winning the Queen’s award for exports.
He then became a Vice President of Fox Pitt Kelton, where he worked on the mergers and acquisitions of US Regional Banks until the company went public at which point he was headhunted to run a venture capital firm in conjunction with Ensign Trust plc. owned by the Merchant Navy Pension Fund.
Since then Christian has worked in venture capital including as a founder of an Ofex listed company and a founding shareholder in an AIM listed company. He is additionally CEO of Oxford Biodynamics Limited, an Oxford University spin-out diagnostic company and Sibelius Limited, the sister company of Chronos, developing natural products.
He has extensive commercial experience in the USA and Asia.