Award winning digital transformation and #ai4good advocate. Steph leads next generation experiences through intelligent application of AI and creative solutions, giving businesses a competitive edge. And growth opportunities.
Fellow: Royal Society of Arts
Member: Institute of Directors, Artificial Intelligence , Simulation of Behaviour Society, CogX , Women on Boards , Women in Innovation
Awards: SXSW, Cannes Lions, One Show, BIMA, BIG Awards, D&AD
Interviews and Articles: RSA, Wired Magazine, Radio 4
Lecturer: CSM and Falmouth
Advisor: Board and charity
Author: “But what does AI mean for me?”
Chief AI Officer
Tech innovator and serial entrepreneur, and successful keynote speaker, Kumardev is recognised as one of 10 most innovative global AI executives by Analytics Insight magazine., with 25 years of strategy, deep tech and executive leadership at startups and Fortune 500s across Europe, USA & Asia. An autonomous economy expert with expertise in AI, Autonomous Drones and Robotics, 5G, Industry 4.0, Smart Cities and Mobility
Positions and Memberships: World Economic Forum – Entrepreneurship Expert , Nominated to Forbes Technology Council European Commission – Technology and Innovation expert , London’s Most Influential Leaders in Tech – Progress 1000 List
Academia and Research: British Chevening Science Scholar and Computer Scientist from University College London
Awards: INTEL and EU awarded Young Innovation Luminary
Interviews and articles: Forbes, Bloomberg, CNN and BBC and New York Times
Co-author: ‘Digital Minds for a New Europe’ alongside Vint Cerf + Eric Schmidt
Hugo de Sousa
Chief Innovation Officer
Hugo is a government and corporate innovation strategist with 20 years of experience in Consulting (Head of Innovation), Start-ups (Co-Founder) and Government (CIO/CTO).
His career includes an impressive and diverse list of FTSE and high profile companies, consultancies and Public Service entities. He regularly presents at reputable conferences and venues, including e.g. TedX
Lecturer: CASS Business School.
Academia: Business Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Computer Science and Management
Chief Design Officer
Operating at the intersection of design and strategy. Duncan is a sensei sense- maker and synthesiser, happily creating ‘good trouble’ for the world’s largest (and smallest) organisations with a human centred long-futures horizon on the strategic, social and ecological impacts.
Fellow: Royal Society of Arts
Academia and Research: PhD Design Thinking, in progress
Certifications: LUMA Institute – Human-centred Design Facilitator, IBM – Enterprise Design Thinking Practitioner
Chief Revenue Officer
Jeff has been at the forefront of bringing people together for over 30 years. He is a significantly connected London based investment individual, and highly successful sales leader (IBM & Asset Management)
Board Member: The Internet Commission
Member: Chartered Institute of Securities & Investment
Speaker: ESG, Diversity and Sustainability
Investor: 19 time angel investor focussing on investing in Women Entrepreneurs
Multi-disciplined creative director in branding and advertising. Rod brings creativity and energy with authentic story-telling that gives brands purpose and recognition.
Industry Experience: Fintech, FMCG, Pharma, Healthcare, Food and Beverage, Legal, Retail, Luxury and Property sectors.
Academia: BA Visual Art & Design, MA in Design & Dynamic Branding
Dr Nuno Henriques
Chief Science Officer
A data and information architect, engineer, scientist and strategist, Dr Nuno is experienced managing fast-paced projects and delivering board-aligned strategic results.
From procurement to team leadership, his 20+ years of experience includes: coding search engines, architecting information systems, engineering databases, Cloud, mobile development integrations, robotics software, GPS- based navigation, live video human face detection and IoT (mobile) sensors’ data.