Chris was born in Western Australia, completing Junior Certificate. Chris became a mature age Electrical apprentice in 1989, attending Balga Tafe. Completing his Trade Certificate in 1993, as an Electrical Mechanic/Fitter. He continued working with ABB construction in as a Signaling Electrician. He moved into a Supervisory role.
Following the Downer acquisition, he moved into supervising Western Power substation construction.
In 2008 he moved into an Electrical estimating role with Downer. He was responsible for a wide range of estimating scopes. Including Railway Signaling, large Industrial projects, Commercial projects, major road projects, sub station projects, and Industrial service and maintenance projects.
He joined IPC Maintenance in February 2020, as an Estimator. He role is to oversee tendering, quoting, project management, document preparation and contract administration.