Chris is the Managing Director of Strategy and Corporate Development at Palladium. He is responsible for leading the organisation's business and performance strategy and corporate business development and heads up a team identifying, analysing and capturing new business opportunities globally to drive growth and diversification. Chris recently completed a five-year secondment as the CEO of the Abu Dhabi Farmers' Services Centre, established to ensure the agriculture sector is commercially viable and sustainable. Chris has been with Palladium for over 17 years in numerous countries around the world. He holds a BApp Science, Systemic Agriculture from Western Sydney University.