Chris spent the majority of his early career looking into people’s cupboards trying to figure out why they behave the way they do. These days he is an expert in translating insight into actionable strategy, connecting people with products, services and brands. His experience covers a range of global insight, strategy and trend programs and has covered multiple product categories.
Chris co-founded Evolve Collaborative, a Portland-based insight, design and innovation agency that strives for better and partners with companies to solve complex problems through design. Prior to Evolve Collaborative, he worked as Director of Consumer Insights and Trends at Ziba Design and as Head of User Research at Seymourpowell in London.