Chris Potts

Chris Potts

Senior Partner

+44 (0)7747 600711

Chris is a capital project and strategic operations expert in the arts and charity sectors. He specialises in developing, structuring and leading capital projects and managing the maintenance and assets of public buildings – ensuring organisational efficiency and optimum use of complex and multi-functional spaces. His work encompasses capital projects, organisational development, licensing, accounting, governance, HR, Health & Safety and IT; and his clients include Tate Modern, the V&A, the National Portrait Gallery, the National Museum in Oslo and East London Science School. Chris is also a national ambassador for Apprenticeships in the Arts.

Before joining Counterculture Chris was Head of Operations & Estates at the Whitechapel Gallery – which included work leading on its £14 million capital project. Previously he worked in local government, and operations management for the technology industry and media PR. He has a Diploma in Business Practice from the Institute of Chartered Secretaries & Administrators, is fully NEBOSH trained in Health & Safety with a Personal Licence, and has a BA in Modern History, Economic History & Politics from the University of London. Chris is a practicing musician, and a Trustee of NMC Recordings. He is passionate about technology, visual arts and building efficient and sustainable museums

Chris is a capital project and strategic operations expert in the arts and charity sectors. He specialises in developing, structuring and leading capital projects and managing the maintenance and assets of public buildings – ensuring organisational efficiency and optimum use of complex and multi-functional spaces. His work encompasses capital projects, organisational development, licensing, accounting, governance, […]

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