Chris Wood

Executive Director, Capability Development

Chris is VMLY&R’s executive director of global capability development. He also works on global VMLY&R clients BP, Sanofi, Bridgestone and Ford.

Before VMLY&R was established in 2018, Chris led the VML London office from 2011 to 2016, guiding the office through five years of growth. He also helped build capabilities including enterprise software development, digital campaigning, innovation and digital advisory services.

During that time the agency delivered digital services for flagship clients, including Premier Inn, Premier League, Xbox, Virgin Active and Bentley Motors. Chris has a background in strategy and enjoys working with clients to help define the role of digital marketing and services in their business.