Born and brought up in London, Chris came to Leeds in 1972 and joined the Board soon after Paul Caddick took over the Club. A partner and principal in national law firm Cobbetts LLP, Chris advises the Board on legal matters. On behalf of the Club he undertook the detailed restructuring of the relationship with Yorkshire County Cricket Club over a number of years, culminating in the redevelopment and sale of the test match ground.
Chris has four children who share his enthusiasm for the Rhinos.
In his spare time Chris is a regular at the gym, continues to develop his French and Italian language skills, enjoys a wide range of reading and music and has been known to play a little guitar and piano.