With a background in creativity, Chris has written and broadcast for a wide range of international and national media. His consultancy practice now spans twenty-four offices globally. He is an experienced communications strategist and works with senior politicians, members of the royal family, business leaders and celebrities. He volunteers for a range of activities including the world’s leading scientific academy The Royal Society, London’s Chelsea College of Arts and Blind Veterans, a charity helping ex-Service men and women overcome sight loss. He co-founded the All Party Parliamentary Group, Women in Parliament and is a volunteer and donor to equalities groups through the proceeds of his books. He set up the Team LEWIS Foundation in 2012 which connects communications and the creative arts.
He is author of the best-seller on creativity Too Fast To Think. In 2016, working with US Presidential adviser, author and economist Dr. Pippa Malmgren, he founded the LEWIS Advisory Board (LAB). Together, they are co-authors of the 2019 New York City Business Big Book Award, the 2019 UK Business Book Awards, Leadership & Business Book of the Year and the winner of the 2020 Independent Press Award, Leadership – The Leadership Lab – Understanding leadership in the 21st century. In 2020, Chris and Pippa have teamed up again to deliver their insight into the failure, and future of modern-day leadership with The Infinite Leader – Balancing the demands of modern business leadership.