Member Since: 20th Jun 2013
Originally trained as a product designer, Cris spent over a decade as a successful entrepreneur & CEO building an award-winning design group. After structuring a full exit in 2008 he is now recognised as one of the foremost thought leaders on creating innovative organisations.
As CEO at The Future Shapers Cris specialises in working with CEOs and senior teams and has coached, advised and delivered keynotes to some of the worlds most ambitious companies on how to become exceptional by building game-changing innovation capability and embedding it into organisational culture.
As well as delivering executive education on innovation for leading UK and international business schools, he is the author of the book 'The Road to Innovation', and as well as authoring numerous white papers, has contributed to articles for The Times, Financial Times and The Sunday Telegraph to name but a few.
Author, Speaker + Strategic Advisor on Innovation The Future Shapers
19th Feb 2015
90% of leaders say people and culture are the most important factors for driving innovation. It’s not surprising really. When we look to an...Blog
17th Dec 2014
The optimist might look forward to 2015 with the renewed belief that by ‘this time next year we’ll be millionaires’ (to quote Del Boy...Blog
12th Nov 2014
“There’s a very tight coupling between a company’s ability to collaborate and the effective output of innovation.” Speaking at HR Tech...Blog