Chris LewisBusiness Coach, Facilitator & Keynote Speaker
Chris draws on more than 30 years’ business experience, 25 of which were spent with Microsoft, climbing through the ranks to become senior Vice President. His most high profile and demanding leadership role was leading the Interactive Entertainment Division, driving the Xbox and all related business threads across Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
During this time Chris led the Sales, Marketing, Digital and Operational functions for a £2.5bn P&L; leading three Xbox launches and regional expansion into Russia and Central and Eastern Europe. He was the lead spokesperson throughout this period for print, digital and Broadcast Media including regular slots on BBC, ITV, CNN, CNBC, Bloomberg, Sky News and Radio 4’s Today Programme.
Before taking this role, Chris was Regional Vice President, Retail Sales and Marketing EMEA, driving the sales and marketing of all Microsoft products through Retail.
Chris is a skilled leader and influencer and has successfully managed operational change programmes, sales channel optimization, B2B and corporate sales. He is well respected within his field, and has proven a valuable addition to the Clarity portfolio of business coaches and facilitators, enjoying success not only in IT but also pharma and communications.