An engaging keynote speaker, Chris Brindley brings strategic business thinking to life with real examples and refreshing dynamism. The leading business figure delivers high impact workshops and presentations to staff at all levels, inspiringThe leading business figure delivers high impact workshops and presentations to staff at all levels, inspiring organisational change and success through his comprehensive knowledge of leadership and his experience working with Olympic athletes (he uses sport as an inspirational learning model). Results matter to the former Managing Director of Metro Bank and Chairman of GreaterSport. Chris holds the titles of non-executive Director of The Rugby Football League and the Chairperson of Total Swimming, both opportunities which combine his passion for sport and fierce leadership skills. For Chris, what is more important than results, is the creation of a long-term sustainable performance culture that will establish a long legacy. He utilises a balanced business scorecard approach to build compelling visions of the future – from improved employee engagement to exemplary sales management to outstanding customer experience. His acclaim in the field has earned him multiple impressive awards: Britain's Best Boss (2007/2008), Sales and Marketing Director of the Year (2006, 2007, 2008), and Sales Leader of the Year- National Sales Awards (2009). Chris’s ability to make a difference is not limited to the private sector. As Chairman of one of the UK's leading charities, he also works with government, local authorities, health bodies and national agencies to deliver sport and physical activity to the population of the North West. Able to draw the parallels between sport and business, discuss sales and leadership, customer experience, employee engagement and leading change, Chris is an ideal speaker for the corporate circuit.