Beginning his career in 1977 with Yorkshire Electricity, Chris held numerous appointments within the Industrial Relations arena before moving into operational management roles where he led the connections business and finally became the Operations Director for the distribution business.
Joining Alfred McAlpine in 2002 as Managing Director for Electricity, he developed the business into a leading engineering service provider to all Distribution Network Operators. Taking his expertise to United Utilities in 2005, he spent 6 years as Chief Operating Officer, leading the full outsourced Northern Gas Networks (NGN) and Electricity North West (ENW) contracts before joining Enterprise plc as the Operations Director of Utilities where he was responsible for a mass of UK multi–utility contracts.
Chris’ penultimate role saw him as the Client Account Director for GDP Ltd. – working again with the leading DNO’s. With his wealth of utility management experience and wide range of industry relationships, Linbrooke welcomed Chris to the family in 2014, where he became the Managing Director of Power Networks.
Chris also enjoys Rugby League, outdoor health pursuits and spending time with his family.