Chris is an expert Systems Thinking Consultant who is highly experienced in decision making and leading teams in stressful environments across many industry sectors. Chris… Read More
Chris is an expert Systems Thinking Consultant who is highly experienced in decision making and leading teams in stressful environments across many industry sectors. Chris is highly effective at a strategic level, developing technical and management approaches, establishing thought leadership and intellectual property, creating and training teams, and growing the engineering capability. Chris is recognised by clients for his achievements and professionalism and is well known at a national level in the Systems Thinking profession through his many activities with INCOSE.
Prior to founding Optima Systems Consultancy, Chris was Engineering Director and Principal Consultant, where he both developed the engineering capability of the business as well as providing a wide variety of technical consultancy.
In his earlier career, Chris was Underwater Sensors Engineering Manager and Systems Design Authority at BAE SYSTEMS Submarines where he led the sonar engineering team for Astute class submarines and managed the development of an integrated multi array sonar suite, Sonar 2076, for Trafalgar class submarines.