Mr Chris Bates
Chris was appointed to the Board in October 2013 and is Managing Director of KBE Human Capital, heading up the Legal Recruitment team. He is Executive Chairman of KBI, Chairman of The Piddington Society, and Chairman of and consultant to a number of boutique commercial law firms and SMEs. He is an active member of The 500 Club and a Branch Secretary of the Liberal Party.
Prior to establishing KBE Human Capital, Chris was a Founding Director of specialist recruitment companies Interpeople and Rigforce. He is a former lawyer and registered migration agent, having completed his studies at the University of Western Australia.
In 2011, Chris became one of the youngest people in Western Australia to be recognised in the 40Under40 awards, awarded Top Performer for combining business and charitable initiatives.