Between 1996-2006, Chris was a Managing Director and Head of Leveraged Finance at Barclays Capital (where he initiated and executed a start-up plan to establish an international leveraged finance business and served on both Management and Credit Committees), and was previously a Director at SG Warburg, and European and Group Treasurer of the WPP Group plc up to 1992.
Chris has a degree in Politics and Economics from the University of Oxford and also holds an MSc in International Development.
Prior to joining CDC Marion worked for the World Class Learning Group, an international schools and curriculum group. Her role was Executive Assistant to a number of directors based in the UK and the USA.
In her earlier career, Marion worked within the life insurance sector, specialising in disability and death claims. She later progressed into the area of mental health, assisting the more vulnerable members of society in her role as Manager for a private clinic, working closely with the UK’s National Health Service.