Christopher is an authority on water finance and markets. After a degree in politics and economics at Oxford University, he worked as a financial journalist and investment banker, before acquiring Global Water Intelligence in 2002. Since then he has built the business into the pre-eminent source of information on the global water industry with products including WaterData, DesalData, Water Desalination Report, and Ultrapure Water Micro journal. Additionally, he is responsible for events including the Global Water Summit, the American Water Summit, and the Produced Water Society seminars. Besides his involvement in GWI he is co-founder of the Global Water Leaders Group and Leading Utilities of the World.