"Co-founder of MERCi and Fairfield Materials Management, Chris is an accomplished social entrepreneur, instrumental in establishing Powwow Eco Arts, Manchester Social Enterprise Forum and has worked for The Ethical Property Company to help establish the Green Fish centre in Manchester.
"He has played a role with others to establish Fairfield Bio - a sustainable waste company in Stockport along with Greater Manchester’s first Tree Station- processing arboricultural waste into sustainable bio-mass.
"Chris also works freelance carrying out environmental audits and training, strategic planning and business plan development for charities and social enterprises and offers fund-raising advice.
"His work at the Kindling Trust is focused on business development and sustainable food and has been instrumental in Stockport joining the Sustainable Food Cities Network. In 2014 he will be concentrating on work within Kindling to further its aim of establishing a farm." 
Resources and articles
- Kindling Trust Team, organizational web page, accessed March 27, 2014.