Chris Welch

Chris Welch is a New Zealander living in the UK. He is the Finance Director at the Association of British Insurers, a Fellow of the New Zealand Institute of Chartered Accountants and a Barrister and Solicitor of the High Court of New Zealand.

He is involved in local politics in Ramsgate and a board member of a charity seeking to raise £5.5m to renovate a local historic building.

Following the 2011 Christchurch earthquake he was asked by the NZ High Commissioner to become Treasurer of the CAF Charitable Trust for New Zealand (a Charitable Trust held with the Charities Aid Foundation, established to raise and manage UK donations for the Christchurch Earthquake Appeal).