Originally trained as a product & industrial designer, Cris spent over a decade as a successful
& CEO building an award-winning strategy & design group.
He is now a strategic advisor on innovation, recognized globally as a thought leader on innovation strategy, leadership and culture and has helped some of the world’s most ambitious CEOs, visionary leaders, Fortune 500 companies and Governments solve their most complex innovation challenges.
Although Cris is based in London he works internationally and is a Visiting Fellow and Professor at several of the world’s leading Business Schools. Also as a speaker at conferences around the globe he delivers inspirational and thought-provoking keynotes on developing game-changing innovation capability and building a culture of innovation.
Cris is also the author of two books on innovation, “The Road to Innovation” and “Building a Culture of Innovation“, an amazon bestseller and voted one of the CMI’s top books on innovation in 2017.
Cris is also the co-founder of the innovation thought leadership website ‘The Future Shapers’, which brings together a global network of innovation experts, thinkers and practitioners to provide world-class perspectives on the challenges of driving innovation in a VUCA world.
More at https://crisbeswick.com/