Keynote Speaker & Creativity Expert
James Taylor – who started his career managing high profile rock stars – is now an in-demand keynote speaker and internationally recognised leader in creativity and innovation. For over 20 years, he has been advising CEO’s, entrepreneurs, educators, governments, leaders, writers and rockstars on how to build innovative organisations, unlock creative potential, and increase productivity. He is also a Fellow of the Royal Society of the Arts whose Fellows have included global innovators and leaders including President Benjamin Franklin, Sir Tim Berners-Lee, Bob Dylan, Adam Smith, Nelson Mandela and Professor Stephen Hawking. His forthcoming book is called “SUPERCREATIVITY: Augmenting Human Creativity in the Age of Artificial Intelligence”.
CEO Amicus, and formerly Head of the British Army
Independent Life Peer & Consultant
Chair, Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service (ACAS) Council
Head of the Department of Economics, University of Birmingham
Founder, The King of Shaves Company Ltd