Chris Rowley - Source8

Chris Rowley

Chris Rowley

Co-founder & Chief Executive Officer. 

Chris Rowley is one of the co-founders and architects of Source8.

Prior to establishing Source8 in 2003, Chris worked in a range of senior strategic and commercial roles at Cable & Wireless, J Sainsbury, and Royal Dutch Shell. During his time at Shell, Chris was responsible for the company’s telecommunications supply chain globally.

After graduating from Oriel College at the University of Oxford, with an MA (Hons) in Mathematics, Chris began his career with PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP. While at PwC, he qualified as an accountant and won a number of prizes, including the Northcott Prize and the Worshipful Company Prize.

Outside of his work at Source8, Chris lectures on topics relating to global infrastructure management, including managed services, outsourcing and strategic relationship management. He is also a member of the Chartered Institute of Purchasing & Supply (CIPS).

Chris has travelled extensively and has lived in the Netherlands, Africa and South America. He is passionate about rugby and lives in Kent with his family.

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