Chris Turner is a highly accomplished football professional who has excelled in multiple areas of the game - Cmaking nearly 500 professional appearances as a player; building winning and highly motivated teams on the field as a manager of 469 matches; and most recently overseeing the entire football operation of Chesterfield FC as their CEO for six years.
Chris is now the current Chairman of newly established Wakefield AFC and is also available as an independent football consultant on ad hoc or contract basis. Chris is highly experienced in Player Recruitment, Club Management and scouting with contacts around the Globe.
Chris combines his experience to ensure every aspect of a club is unified behind a clear philosophy and collective vision, building a positive football environment based on long term thinking, strategic recruitment, commercial excellence, open communication and simplicity in execution.
A driven individual whose achievements include: Being the CEO of Chesterfield FC when the club reached two Johnsons Paints finals (winning 1); 1 2nd division championship title and reaching the league 1 play off semi-finals all within a 3 year period; Generating more than £10 million profit on player sales across multiple clubs; establishing effective recruitment plans at senior and youth level; building a playing squad that took Sheffield Wednesday back to the championship.
Whether you need assistance in Scouting or recruitment, buying & selling clubs, negotiating kit deals, Playing squad reviews or advice on anything Football, Please don't hesitate to get in contact.