Academic and Professional Qualifications:

MEng Electrical Engineering – The University of Sheffield
IEng Incorporated Engineer
MIET Member of the Institution of Engineering and Technology


Chris completed his Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering at the University of Sheffield. He then spent four years working at GE Power Conversion as a Power Systems Engineer, specialising in marine power systems. Chris spent 2 years within GE Power Conversion’s Naval Division, where he completed a project involving a large battery energy storage system. Chris gained extensive knowledge in battery energy storage systems, large rotating machines, and high-power distribution equipment for the marine industry.

Chris joined Burgoynes in 2018 as a Forensic Investigator specialising in fires and electrical failures. He has undertaken numerous investigations involving fires and electrical failures in domestic, commercial, and industrial environments.