Chris is a Junior Data Scientist in the Data Analytics Practice, embedded in the Sustainable Future mission team.

He works on ways of reducing carbon emissions while increasing productivity in the UK.

Before joining Nesta, Chris worked as a Content Designer for Sparx, helping to build products that utilise data to personalise maths education and improve student outcomes. Prior to this he studied Mathematics and Statistics at the University of Oxford and wrote his master’s dissertation on mathematical models of forest fires. During this time he led access and outreach projects to encourage and support prospective students from under-represented backgrounds.

In his spare time, Chris enjoys playing the piano, rock climbing and puzzle solving.