About Chris

Chris Collis Marketing Consultant UK

Our Director, Chris Collis is a classically trained CIM qualified Chartered Marketer with a wide range of successful experience in consumer and customer marketing, both in the UK and internationally. Quick to assimilate information and engage stakeholders, Chris develops effective strategies to help businesses grow profitably.

Whether joining in with an existing team, acting in a coaching capacity, or building new teams from scratch, one of Chris’s biggest thrills is guiding other team members to develop skills and confidence to achieve success in their own right.

Chris Collis wins Marketing award
Chris Collis was pleased to lead the Alpro UK Marketing team to win the prestigious Chartered Institute of Marketing 2012 award for Marketing Excellence (Food Drink and Agriculture), seen here with Alpro Commercial Director John Allaway and the Rt Hon Michael Jack at the Houses of Parliament

Chris started his career agency-side in marketing communications, before turning his skills to client-side consumer and customer marketing with good stints at Whitbread, Diageo Guinness UDV, dairy giant Friesland Campina, where he rose to Director of Marketing; and plant based food and drink specialists Alpro.

He has also carried out interim projects for businesses such as Pwani Oil in Kenya, Indian rice manufacturer Amira Foods; and fabulous luxury desserts business Gü Puds, where Chris stepped in to lead the global Marketing and Innovations teams during a period of management change.

A fluent French speaker, a School Governor and a keen rugby player, Chris lives with his wife and three children near Dorking in Surrey.

For an initial free discussion, contact Chris.Collis@MarketingWalk.net
or pick up the phone: 020 3286 7945

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