Charlie practised at the Bar for four years (Criminal, Licensing, and Family law), before becoming a professional actor in 1990. Having won the prestigious Carleton Hobbes BBC Radio Drama award, he performed with the Royal Shakespeare Co, in the West End, and then on TV from classic drama to soap.
In 2003 he switched to communications coaching for leaders in high pressure situations like keynote speeches, large pitches, fund raising or Private equity management presentations as well as in generic relationship building situations. Garnett & Simpson has a portfolio of clients across many sectors ranging from finance to the law to fashion to industry to pharmaceuticals.
Charlie is a CEDR accredited mediator and has recently collaborated in the launching of a leadership program for senior leaders in Sierra Leone, LEADA.education.