Chris Percival

Chris Percvial

Chris Percvial

Founder & Managing Director

About Chris

Chris Percival is the Founder & Managing Director of CJPI. Throughout his career, he has led organisations and projects across strategic and operational domains, spanning human capital and executive search, organisational development, M&A, and end-to-end service delivery for public and private entities.

Chris started his first notable enterprise while studying at University, which, under his decade-long leadership, became the largest organisation of its kind. After strong organic growth and three years within a private equity-backed group, Chris exited the business following a trade sale.

Leveraging his experience, Chris established CJPI, which quickly carved a leading position in executive search for diverse clients. CJPI continues to build a reputation for aligning organisational and people strategies and collaborating with businesses to build high-performing teams, navigate growth and change, and mitigate risks.

Throughout his career, Chris has worked with clients ranging from SMEs to public sector organisations and some of the most ambitious organisations across various industries.

Chris graduated from Oxford Brookes University with Distinction, he also holds qualifications in PRINCE2 from Axelos, Change Management from APMG International and is certified in Psychometric Testing. He was appointed as a Fellow of the Institute of Leadership in 2022 and has received recognition in various awards, including the Lloyd’s Bank Enterprise Awards, being listed in the ’42 under 42′ by the Insider, as well as being quoted in prestigious publications like Forbes and Raconteur.