He was formerly the CEO at Allenbridge HedgeInfo, a hedge fund rating agency and investment consultant. Under his leadership, Allenbridge HedgeInfo was judged “Best Hedge Fund Advisory Firm” in the 2010 HFM Awards. He was previously Head of Operations – Asset Management at The ECU Group plc, then a currency manager with $1.8bn under management. He was also a Director of ECU’s hedge fund. He also spent a number of years working for Cazenove as an Equity Analyst.
Christopher graduated with a BSc (Hons) in Economics from the University of Buckingham. He then gained the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment’s Diploma, and now is a Fellow of the Institute. Christopher has been a panel member of AIMA’s Research Committee, as well as playing a leading role in the latest revisions to the AIMA hedge fund due diligence questionnaire and Business Continuity Guide. He has been a frequent commentator in print, radio and TV on the topic of hedge funds and has acted as a judge in a number of hedge fund awards. He has advised the European Commission, both Houses of Parliament, the FSA and the SFO on the subject of hedge funds.