Chris joined Allsop in 1987 and has worked within the residential auction department ever since. Chris has been responsible for the running and expansion of the residential auction with Gary Murphy. The department is now the largest residential auction house in the UK. Chris became an Equity Partner in 1999 and is the Residential Managing Partner.

In 1989 and 1990 he was the winner of both the London Heat and National Final of the ISVA’s auction competition. Chris was awarded The Hammerson Prize for the College of Estate Management’s Diploma in Surveying in 1992 for ISVA’s best Professional Assessment Presentation in 1994.

He is a second generation auctioneer.