Chris is the Chief Financial Officer of Stellar Entertainment Software, a role he took on in 2022. He is responsible for overseeing finance, accounting and tax.
Chris is passionate about helping creative industries entrepreneurs scale their businesses, and is drawn to support the team at Stellar as they pursue their vision of building a AAA studio out of Guildford. As a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales, he brings over twenty years of finance and business experience in the video game and filmed entertainment industries.
Prior to joining Stellar, Chris held a number of positions in the video game industry, including the BAFTA-winning team at Roll7 and mobile game studio Pixel Toys. In film, Chris worked at UK Film Council and with leading independent sales agencies/financiers. He executive produced six feature films including Best Laid Plans starring Stephen Graham and The Liability starring Tim Roth and Peter Mullen. He trained in the audit department of a boutique accountancy practice in the West End of London.