Chris became Faraday's Chief Underwriting Officer and Active Underwriter on 1 May 2019 having held that position jointly since September 2017 when he was appointed to the Board of Directors. He joined Faraday (formerly DP Mann) in 1985 on leaving University. He has been an Underwriter of Casualty business since 1992. Chris was Manager of the Specialist Lines team from 2003 to 2012 and was appointed Head of Casualty underwriting in 2013. He became joint Chief Underwriting Officer and was formally appointed to the Board of Directors in September 2017.