Born and bred in Pembrokeshire, Chris gained an honours degree in Pharmacy in Cardiff before starting working life with Boots the Chemist in Cwmbran, subsequently going on to own and build two successful community pharmacy businesses in the West Country and back in Pembrokeshire.
He has a number of roles in the private and public healthcare sector including being a Non Executive advisor of Alliance Healthcare Distribution Ltd. He is a member of the Bevan Commission, Chairman of the Prudent Prescribing Implementation Group in Wales, Chairman of the Welsh Community Pharmacy Remuneration Group and most recently appointed Chairman of Health Innovation Cymru Wales.
He is also Managing Director of a property development company and runs a portfolio of letting properties across Pembrokeshire. Chris is a member of the Wales Advisory Board of Marie Curie Cancer Care and a Governor of Portfield School, Haverfordwest.
Chris joined the Board as Vice Chairman in 2012 and is a member of both the Remuneration and Nominations Committees.