Chris Bird

Chris Bird - Business Development Manager - capital allowances specialist

Business Development Manager
+44 (0) 121 234 0271


  • Enquiry management
  • Relationship management
  • New client development


Chris’ primary focus is help clients get the most out of the unique capabilities of Gateley Capitus can offer them, and develop and maintain relationships.


Chris has a 20-year track record of working for professional services firms including a spell as a contractor for HMRC. He has managed and delivered successful business development campaigns for many of the UKs leading accountant practices, IT systems providers and business services consultants.


  • Successfully managed a 3 month FTSE 100 targeted campaign for a global IT consulting firm creating demand for specific managed services and IT systems.
  • Delivered a 6-month M&A focussed campaign on behalf of a Big 4 accountants with a high level of engagement and significant new business achieved.
  • Developed a successful 2-year campaign for a boutique change consultancy firm converting several high-profile engagements with major government departments.
  • Working in the field of capital allowances for over 8 years, Chris has developed many long-term relationships with some of the largest property investor and developers in the UK.


Chris enjoys taking his young son on walks and activities. He can be found during his quieter moments listening to new music and trying to improve his culinary skills.

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