Chris Hamilton is the Facilities Manager for IKEA – Asia Pacific. Prior to moving into Facilities Management Chris has had a diverse career originally trained as an Electrical Fitter Mechanic, upskilled himself with a Design and Technology degree in education.
Chris has worked for 13 years with IKEA as a Facilities Manager for the Australian organisation, Asia Pacific region and the Swedish based Group Property team. These roles have always included being responsible for the sustainability area in the property team.
Chris ensures the diverse range of real estate assets are maintained to IKEA high standards and in line with their values. As a part of these roles Chris has overseen the installation of a wide range of sustainability solutions across the IKEA facilities including PV, ground source heating, batteries, solar hot water and rainwater conservation.
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