Chris Starkey

Chris Starkey

Role: Central Team
Job Title: Managing Director

Chris joined The Marketing Centre in October 2022 as Managing Director. He has a background in both products and services businesses with leadership positions in global professional services and e-commerce organisations having previously worked for Bayer, Accenture, Vistage and THG Ingenuity. 

With 25 years leading client-facing teams focused on delivering value outcomes and client excellence. Chris has a people centric approach to helping teams grow personally and perform for their clients.

Business insights
by Chris Starkey

29 February 2024

The secret to effective marketing? A proper business plan

Our research has found that a whopping 54% of UK businesses don’t have a business plan. But why...