Retail & Location Analyst
Chris has over 25 years providing data-driven analytical and consulting services to organisations across a range of retail sectors and international markets.
He specialises in retail location strategy and planning, harnessing the power of data analytics and utilising proven data-driven predictive modelling techniques. His retail sector experience is broad, including retailers and brands, grocery and convenience, F&B, forecourt retailing, automotive distribution, financial services and property. He is a former Director of GMAP Ltd (later GMAP Consulting) and GMAP’s Japanese and Chinese businesses. Chris has a PhD in quantitative methods in geospatial analysis and is a Visiting Fellow at the Leeds Institute of Data Analytics (LIDA) at University of Leeds.