Christopher Walkinshaw

Christopher Walkinshaw is Group Corporate Communications Director for the family-owned Marshall Group of Companies, where he works alongside the Group’s Chief Executive, Robert Marshall.

Christopher joined Marshall in 1983 and has worked in each of the Group’s main operating companies over the last 29 years, before joining the Head Office team at the end of 2011. His first 10 years with the Group was spent in Marshall Aerospace, most of this time in the Commercial Office. He then moved to Marshall Land Systems as Product Manager of its waste compactor business, responsible for taking the innovative new design out of development and into production. A longer spell in Marshall Motor Group followed, most of that time as Business Development Director.

Outside work, Christopher is Deputy Chairman of No.104 (City of Cambridge) Squadron of the Air Cadets and is a member of the PCC in Swaffham Prior. He is a Fellow of the Institute of the Motor Industry.