An experienced communications professional, having founded and managed design consultancies for over 15 years both in London and Bristol. Subsequently building a successful career helping global brands, conceive and produce engaging marketing and digital communications – working for clients such as Unilever, Heineken, SAP, Philips Live Earth, Specialized UK, Canon and SITA.
Al holds a BA (Hons) degree from Liverpool John Moores University, an MA from the and he has recently completed the at Exeter University Business School.
Intrigued by the potential and significant convergence of digital culture, innovation and sustainability. Drawing on the principles of nature, biomimicry and parallels between the . He is focussing on the potential of social business to ‘design and build’ organisations fit for the 21st Century.
He has recently been researching our human relationship with technology, through the Sony ‘Open innovation’ platform – in partnership with Forum for the Future. Investigating how we can align our technological future with human wellbeing to enable a sustainable future. Currently working as a consultant, he is interested in working with corporations to enable innovation and create systemic change.