Charles is a highly experienced leader and strategist in the areas of data, analysis, marketing and regulation. He helps brands and agencies organise their data and capabilities to deliver greater profits.
He was most recently Chief Executive and then Chairman of Fuel, the data business of the Engine Group, where he served on the UK Board. He has a range of non-executive and advisory roles and serves as an Industry Commissioner at the Direct Marketing Commission and is a director of the Advertising Standards Board of Finance.
Charles is a previous Chair of the Direct Marketing Association and was Executive Committee member at the Advertising Association. Prior to joining Engine he had leadership roles in The Guardian, Communisis and AI Data Intelligence.