Chris Wigley

CEO

Genomics England

About Chris

Chris was, until recently, a Solution Partner at QuantumBlack, the AI boutique of McKinsey & Company. He focuses on driving QuantumBlack’s international growth, helping clients unlock their performance potential through machine learning and AI.

He was also a Partner at McKinsey & Company, a trustee of the New Entrepreneurs Foundation, sits on the Advisory Board of deep-tech VC Entrepreneur First and contributes to the global Partnership on AI. He has played a leading role in scaling QuantumBlack from 35 to over 300 people.

Before joining McKinsey, he served as a diplomat for the United Kingdom in a range of Asian, Middle Eastern, and European countries and worked at the New Media Strategy Unit at the BBC.