Kris was instrumental in building Team Up as an independent organisation, prior to starting with Teach First in July 2011, and has continued as a trustee since. He gained his Masters in Physics from the University of Warwick and went on to work in management consultancy and business coaching for both social enterprise and high growth small-medium sized enterprises.
Kris currently works as deputy head of mathematics for King Solomon Academy, whose departmental results in 2015 saw 95% achieve A*-C, 82% achieve A*-B and 45% achieve A*-A. He regularly delivers training to groups ranging from trainees to head teachers, was invited to speak at the Wellington Festival of Education in 2014 and 2015, and has been recognised by both the Secretary of State for Education and Schools Minister as a leader in the education sector. Kris has also written for the Sunday Times, the Times Educational Supplement, and is a regular contributor to the TES Subject Genius section.