Co-Founder & Managing Director
Chris studied Politics and History at University but soon realised that his interests lay in Information Technology. After spending his early years of his informatics career at BT he entered the healthcare world in 2002 with roles in NHS Direct in the North East and Strategic Health Authorities in the South West of England. His expertise in the data flows of the NHS let to a role in a fledgling healthcare enterprise called Assura Medical. Chris was the sole Information Management professional in the organisation upon appointment in 2007. Over the next eight years Chris took on increasing responsibilities as the business grew and was subsequently acquired by Virgin in 2010. By 2013 Chris led a team of 40+ technology professionals as Head of Informatics and Business Intelligence. This meant accountability for all Information Management, Server Infrastructure and Clinical Systems service provision to the 200+ clinical services.
Since founding Cloudstream Partners, Chris has been providing Tableau consultancy and training services across a wide range of industries including financial services, healthcare and technology giants.
Chris is a Tableau Server Qualified Associate as well as a Tableau Desktop Qualified Associate.
Chris’s goal outside of Cloudstream is to pass his Private Pilot’s License.