Chris Baxter is a Founding MODE shareholder and non executive Chairman of the MODE Board since 2010.
From September 2012 to May 2015 Chris has been the Senior Vice President, Head of Investment Portfolio and Member of the Management Board at AFK Sistema in Moscow, Russia.
Prior to that, he was the CEO of Renaissance Partners principal investment business at Renaissance Group, from 2009 to 2012 and CEO and Head of Renaissance Investment Banking business from 2003 to 2008.
Chris worked at Merrill Lynch in London for 8 years, finishing in 2003 as Managing Director and Head of the Energy and Power sector team. From September 1987 to December 1995 Chris specialised in Energy Project Finance and Mergers and Acquisition advisory work at Chase Manhattan Bank in London.