Charlie Curtis

Senior Faculty & Advisor

Biography

Since the late 1990’s he has designed and led corporate innovation prgrammes and worked with hundreds of intrapreneurs and entrepreneurs iin the UK, USA, India, Africa and Australia. He specialises in delivering impact-led corporate innovation: how to create and sustain new offers within a big business environment; as well as leadership for innovation: how to create a culture that supports both creativity and implementation; and finally organisation: how to build the optimal operating model and support functions for innovation. As an entrepreneurs in his own right, he is Co-Founder of two University of Oxford deep-tech spin-outs: DryGro grows crops using 99% less water; Origen Power technologies to remove CO2 from the air. Charlie has a Master degree in Engineering Science from the University of Oxford.