Chris Tate currently leads a team of 50 identity specialists at Condatis. Since joining in January 2020, he has taken the company from strength to strength, strategically positioning Condatis as the leading partner of choice for identity solutions globally. Chris has over twenty years of management experience across various technology companies, from multinational corporates such as Thales and Nikon to start-ups and buyouts in pureLiFi and MESL Microwave. Before moving to executive management, Chris held sales, project management, and product-line and technical leadership roles. He was also involved in company acquisition and post-merger integration. At the start of his career, Chris was a Royal Naval officer in the Fleet Air Arm for eight years.