Christine Cross

Senior Advisor

Christine Cross is widely experienced in the consumer good industry. As a Director of Tesco she was involved in the development of their private label brand, the establishment of their non-food business, international direct sourcing and global business development. Chris has Non-Executive Directorships (and Chair of Remco) with Coca Cola European Partners plc; Hilton Food Group plc; Clipper Logistics plc; The Pollen Estate (UK) and Zooplus (AG) and is Chair of Oddbox.

Chris has also served on the Board of Next plc for 9 years; Woolworths Limited (Australia) for 3 years; Sobeys (Ca) plc for 9 years; Plantasgen (Nor) for 9 years; Sonae (Pt) for 9 years; Brambles plc: Fenwick Limited: Fairmont Hotels Group; Premier Foods and Taylor Wimpey. She was Chief Retail Advisor to PWC for 5 years.

Recruitment to Tesco was from a successful career in academia at Bath and Edinburgh Universities and she has carried out Visiting Professor Roles at Belfast University and Hull Business School.

Chris holds a B.Ed and M.Sc in Food Science, and a Diploma in Management.