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Charles Leadbeater

Charles Leadbeater

Social Innovation

Charles is one of the world’s leading experts on innovation in companies, cities and culture. A former advisor to UK Prime Minister Tony Blair, his TED talks on innovation have been downloaded by more than 1.5m people. Described by the Financial Times as the UK’s leading innovation expert and ranked by Accenture as one of the world’s leading management thinkers, he has written a string of bestselling books including We-Think: Mass collaboration, not mass production and The Frugal Innovator. Charles chairs the social tech investment fund the Nominet Trust, and is chair of Apps for Good, the mobile learning charity. After a career on the Financial Times where he was industrial editor and Tokyo Bureau chief, he left to join the Independent.

Contact Charles

Email: charles.leadbeater@jerichochambers.com

Phone: +44 (0)207 253 6616


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