Christopher Winn Chairman
Educated at Grammar School and Nottingham University, Christopher worked for British Olivetti until 1974 when he joined the ACT Group - ACT Group became the second UK IT company to be listed on the London Stock Exchange in 1979. He served on the Group Plc Board between 1983 and 1994, undertaking a number of senior roles and, in 1995, he joined the former Sanderson Group, becoming Group Chief Executive later in that year. In 1999, he led a management buyout or ‘take private’ of the former Sanderson Group with the support and backing of the Alchemy Plan. Following restructuring and the demerger of the original Group, the business, which was focused primarily on UK commercial markets and which retained the Sanderson Group name, gained admission to the London Stock Exchange AIM market in December 2004.