+ After graduating from Durham University (in Economics and Philosophy) I sold my student side-gig Alakazam, an iphone app for spontaneous flight search. 

+ Building on an idea from my dissertation I've written about how we might kickstart global innovation using crowdsourced prizes for Forbes and Huffington Post.

+ Shortly afterwards I co-founded Maptia – a living archive inspiring and impactful stories from around the world – with two close friends from university. Our startup adventure took us from Start Up Chile in Santiago, to TechStars in Seattle (our launch was featured in many places including Mashable, WIRED and The Next Web).

+ Along the way we have worked and lived nomadically and were invited to speak at the Happy Startups Summer Camp where we shared our story of the first 1,000 days of building Maptia.

+ In the summer of 2015, I crossed the English Channel on a stand up paddleboard raising money for charity: water.

+ In 2016 I led the Escape the City Startup Tribes in London.

+ Here's what I'm up to /now