Chris McDonald

Chris is the Founder of Corporate Advisory Firm NXDTeam based in Leeds and London. His background covers a range of industries from Banking and Finance, Legal Services, Outsourcing, Credit Services, Insurance and Direct Marketing Businesses.  He has founded, bought and sold numerous businesses over the course of his career and been on the main board of numerous companies including CallCredit (now Transunion) when acquired by US Venture Capital business Vitruvian for £500m.  The business was later acquired by TransUnion for over £1.2bn.

His C Suite roles have included CEO, Managing Director, Sales and Marketing Director and Strategic Partnerships Director for various firms for nearly 30 years and he has a passion for great leadership and a genuine passion for Delivering on the Promise.

If you are a leader that has a vision for your business (or for yourself), Chris would be able to help you deliver on your vision through personal coaching, coaching for your senior team, corporate strategy or helping you to create a compelling exit/acquisition plan for your business.



  • Banking and Finance
  • Credit Services
  • Legal Services
  • Insurance
  • Professional Services


  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Exit Strategy
  • Corporate Strategy
  • Sales and Marketing
  • Data Management and Monetisation
  • Fast Growth
  • Executive Coaching and NXDs
  • Brand Development
  • Leadership