/ Chris Sahota

Founder & CEO

Chris is the founding partner and CEO of Ciesco. He has over 30 years of experience in the digital, media, marketing and technology sectors and has lived and worked in London, New York and Brussels.

Chris has acted as trusted advisor to Ciesco clients around the World helping them with their growth strategies and their M&A activities. He has unique deal making experience from both an industry practitioner’s standpoint and from an advisory standpoint. Chris is able to architect creative deals for our clients and throughout the process provide our clients insight and visibility of what to expect post transaction.

Prior to founding Ciesco, Chris held senior executive positions within the industry. He was Global Head of M&A and also Chief Operating Officer of EMEA for McCann WorldGroup. Prior to joining McCann he managed the North American Operations of Initiative Media and the International Operations of Foote Cone & Belding (FCB) and also Bozell. Chris has experience with some of the leading global brands, such as auto groups Chrysler and General Motors to the technology giants, Samsung and Microsoft.