Chris is Chief Financial Officer of Ultraleap. Prior to becoming CFO in October 2018, Chris was the Capital Markets Partner at IP Group, a FTSE250 venture capital firm and investor in Ultraleap. During his eight years at IP Group Chris led the technology focussed corporate finance advisory team, was responsible for UK portfolio investor targeting and relations, sat as alternate on the technology and cleantech divisional investment committees, had primary oversight of two managed venture capital funds, and was non-executive director and part-time finance director of a portfolio company Cloud Sustainability. Prior to his capital markets role, Chris was the Group Financial Controller at IP Group. Chris is a Chartered Accountant and will complete his MBA from Oxford University in 2019.