Chris Hirst is CEO and Chairman of Havas UK and Europe, a multi-disciplinary marketing services network. He was previously CEO at advertising agency Grey London. Once an engineering graduate working in a glass factory, his career path has taken him to the boardroom via an MBA at Harvard Business School. Named in 2017's
Evening Standard Power 1000 list and #3 in the industry's most influential CEO rankings, Chris is a regular commentator in national press including BBC News, The Politics Show, Evening Standard, CNBC, Financial Times and Sky News.