Chris Harrison has thirty years experience in Marketing and Advertising in the UK and Africa. He began his working life as a Brand Manager with Bass plc, before moving to Arthur Bell Distillers (later Diageo) as a Marketing Manager. From 1991 he became an advertising man, working with Saatchi& Saatchi and then McCann-Erickson. He moved to Africa with Y&R and ran their Nairobi office and helped to build their Africa network. In 1997 he was appointed to be Chairman of the Y&R Africa agency network.
More recently Chris has founded his own behavior change agency, helping African companies to make the best use of their most precious resource – their own people.
He lives in Nairobi with his family and for recreation enjoys public speaking, drama, safari, and fishing.