Chris Wright joined the O'Hare group in October 2012. He became a SCG funded post-doc in July 2017 working on AMO-LDH for catalysis. From Wadham College, when he first joined the group as a Part II student he worked on synthesising indium indenyl complexes for ethylene and lactide polymerisation under the supervision of Tom Arnold. He started his D.Phil. in October 2013 working on supported olefin methathesis catalysts. He enjoyed playing football and watching sport and films on TV.