Group Corrosion Director
BSc, MSc, PhD, FIMMM, FNACE
Over 35 years
Chris is Exova’s Global Director of Corrosion and is one of the world's foremost authorities on corrosion.
Chris joined Corrosion Industrial Services in 1980 and established what is now the Exova Corrosion Centre in 1998 in which he was group technical director for corrosion and protection.
He has been a Member of the IOM (Institute of Materials) since 1977, adding CEng to his list of qualifications the same year. Now a Fellow of the IOM, Chris joined NACE International in 1989. He spent four years as its European director before becoming vice president (2009-2010), and president (2010- 2011). He took up his current position as president of the NACE Institute in 2012.