Podcast

Exploring our relationship with technology, one another and the animate world, and how to flourish in turbulent times.

In today’s conversation, I speak with Antonio Graça – Head of Research and Development at Sogrape Vinhos SA, a family run vineyard and business founded on the principles of circularity, renovation and transformation. Secretary for the Sustainable Development and Climate Change expert group of the International Organisation for Vine and Wine (Paris), Antionio has...
In this conversation, I speak with Brett Scott – an author, journalist, economic anthropologist and former financial broker.    Writing on everything from the cashless society, fintech and cryptocurrency, to monetary reform, economic activism, and the politics of tech, Brett’s work has been published in The Guardian, Business Insider, New Scientist, Huffington...
In today’s conversation, I speak with Giulia Gentile, Lecturer in Law at Essex Law School, previously Fellow in Law at The London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE). Specialising in research on EU constitutional law, AI regulation and the use of AI in justice systems, Giulia holds a PhD...
Today on the podcast, I speak with Andrea Abad, founder of Terra Viva Ibiza – a project that seeks to create a sustainable and healthy agricultural production system, based on the principles of agroecology, syntropy and regenerative agriculture.   Having started her career in marketing for large corporations such as...
Today I speak with Thane Lawrie, an award-winning Chief Executive Officer, author and Buddhist practitioner.   A graduate of the University of Aberdeen and University of Glasgow, Thane has had a diverse career which culminated in his leading and transforming a once struggling social enterprise, which went on to win...
Today, I’m in conversation with Jared Ficklin – a designer and technologist with two decades of experience creating products and visions for major companies. An innovator by nature, he is always exploring new means for technological interaction and has a passion for unique interaction models—especially those involving interesting inputs and...
In today’s conversation, I speak with Paul Skinner, author and founder of the Agency of the Future, an organisation that helps clients to drive purpose-led change and better mobilise stakeholders for lasting success.   His first book, Collaborative Advantage: How collaboration beats competition as a strategy for success, proposes that...
Today I am in conversation with Ioana Lungu – a poet, spoken word artist and event host, based in Barcelona. She started writing (creatively) when she was 11 years old, navigating her way through short stories, plays and the beginnings of novels, and through her literary explorations, the art form...
Today I have the pleasure of speaking with Katarina Berg, chief human resources officer for Spotify, and author of the recently published book, BOLD: Strategic HR in a new era.   An experienced HR leader with more than 25 years of expertise in leading and executing people strategies in various...
ABOUT MY GUEST I’m kicking off the season in perhaps an unexpected place, starting in conversation with someone whose resilience, determination and skill, enabled her to overcome extraordinary odds to lead a flourishing life in which she now dedicates her time to empowering others. Meet Amy Hopper – an executive...