"Chris brings a lot to the party. She is emotionally intelligent and thoughtful and, at the same time, she can be decisive when needed and impressively focussed and strategic."
Daniel Gerring: Chair, Just Like Us
Hi, I’m Chris Paouros, a consultant, advisor, Charity Trustee and Non-Exec Director. I work with organisations in the private, public and third sectors across their business, helping them change and grow.
I’m a strategic and commercially astute Charity and Business Leader with 25 years of experience in start-ups and SMEs (up to £10m), and a specialism in re-invigorating and growing organisations on a global scale. I am focused on and dedicated to ensuring excellence, innovation and EDI in the workplace and transformational structural and social change in the world.
Building and advising on finance (budgets, forecasting, P&L) HR policies, governance processes.
Equity Diversity and Inclusion (EDI)
Training, policies, planning advice, implementation.
Design, definition, and co-implementation of change programmes for organisations, departments, and teams.
CEO/ COO interim.
For senior leaders and up-skilling more junior talent.
Working with Boards/ senior teams to help them tackle knotty topics/ answers questions and/ or take them through specific meetings, agenda items, away days.
A truly bespoke service
These are just some of the services I can offer.
Together we can design a process, project, programme or training course that is perfect for your work, team or organisation.
Strategic planning, definition and design of organisational strategy or indeed function—i.e fundraising strategy, comms strategy, HR strategy, finance strategy etc.
"Chris works with pace and agility, and quickly got to the heart of the issues we wanted to explore."
Charity CEO (£40m charity)
Please contact me to find out more
You know your people, your work, and your organisation so the most important way to start any relationship, project or piece of work is by listening. Anything we do together will be driven by what you want to achieve, the problem you must solve or the questions you want to answer. My 25 years of business experience will stand us in good stead to design a process, project, programme or training course that is bespoke to your work, team or organisation.
I can work alongside you, or with you. Some clients have knotty problems they want to unpick or specific projects they need help with so we’ll meet and I’ll plot out how I think we can deliver the project or solve the problem. Others need additional capacity or expertise in a particular area and I can provide that too.