James is a highly experienced CMO and CEO with a successful career in leading transformational change. As Chair of Springwise he sits at the nexus of the disruption economy and leads on innovation strategy, intelligence and working with Boards and CEOs to create successful businesses of the future.
Private equity investor turned digital transformation champion and disruption specialist, Sophie founded the eNova partnership, Re_Set, Digital Bootcamps. She spent ten years in blue chip City institutions Goldman Sachs, Change Capital Partners and Hg Capital. Entrepreneur, investor, speaker.
Tim has a background in strategy consulting and eCommerce. He has led digital transformations in insurance, retail and pure-play online businesses. As Head of Marketplaces at Mountain Warehouse he drove significant growth and launched the business in China. Most recently, Tim ran a disruptive price comparison website, bringing much needed transparency to the UK funeral market.
James is an expert in proposition design, build and launch having led the development of new products and services in Retail, Insurance, Financial Services and Health technology. James works with organisations to develop and instil corporate innovation for sustained growth enabling teams to thrive in disrupted markets. Most recently he has acted a link between health incubators, patients and the NHS to support hospitals to improve public health outcomes.
Piotr is passionate about innovation, the circular economy and Re_Set's Sustainability Champion. Before joining Re_Set, he was a Consultant at Capgemini Invent in Paris focusing on major transformation projects for industrial, technology and utilities clients. Piotr is an expert on the future of mobility and the innovative business models arising in the new mobility ecosystem. Prior to consulting, Piotr worked on resource efficiency, energy and climate policies for the European Commission and various start-ups. Piotr is constantly seeking to leverage new technologies to drive sustainable outcomes.
Simon founded leading independent management consultancy CVL in 1998 and grew the business with his team by helping retail, media and telco companies maximise the commercial benefits presented by emerging digital technologies.
Selling the business to Engine Group in 2010 and merging with Digital Public to create Transform, Simon became CEO and Senior Partner responsible for group wide talent and business development.
Acting as an advisor, he now specialises in supporting ambitious professional services firms to maximise their potential.
Ritika is an alumni of the leading ESSEC Business School where she held a position in the Digital Disruption Chair. She has been an innovation advisor for Google, Adidas and Lagardère Sports. Before joining Re_Set, Ritika worked in the Paris office of General Electric focusing on integrating disruptive sourcing solutions.
Hazel is a seasoned strategy and innovation consultant, who is passionate about building propositions that solve customer problems and deliver significant value for businesses. Hazel is experienced through the end-to-end venture building chain, taking new products and services from design to launch.
Hazel is also a serial entrepreneur, her most recent venture - Ladle - is live as a digital Tier 2 obesity treatment in Nottingham.
Alix has several year’s experience in management consulting, having worked on strategic projects for clients in the US, Brazil and Europe. More recently he has played a leading role in an online comparison website in the UK funeral sector. Alix is passionate about generating new ideas and working on new ventures.
Louis is an experienced strategy, digital and innovation consultant with over 10 years of experience advising blue chip businesses and organisations. He has launched his own tech startup and acted as COO for TrendWatching, Springwise's sister company and a leading commentator of global innovation trends. Louis also set up and ran a consultancy team within award winning international digital agency Reading Room, and spent the first six years of his career at PwC Strategy in London and New York. Louis is a financial services sector specialist and is particularly excited by the disruption that technology and innovation is bringing to the sector.
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