Roger Camrass Biography
Roger Camrass, innovation champion, is a respected international business leader with 35 years of experience in consulting, management and entrepreneurship. He is a highly respected and experienced keynote speaker.
Background and career
Roger has worked in both the public and private sectors, helping companies to navigate through periods of intense technological, social and economic change. Above all, Roger’s passion for his work is energising and motivating as he enthuses audiences to achieve exceptional levels of performance and commitment.
Roger is has been an executive director of Fujitsu in Europe, a faculty member of ESADE business school in Spain, and a director of a US based hedge fund, Knoll Capital Management. He has been a successful business executive, management consultant and entrepreneur and has advised many of the Fortune 1000 companies such as American Express, Barclays, BP, BT, Coca-Cola, IBM, Henkel, Philips, Vodafone and Unilever. He has also advised large public bodies such as the UK Department of Works and Pensions and the Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs on policy and organisational issues.
His career has included positions in both large and small enterprises and spans three decades of dramatic technological progress – from the first microprocessors to the Human Genome Project. His recent book, The Atomic Corporation: a Rational Proposal for Uncertain Times (Capstone-Wiley, 2001) has been republished worldwide as a paper back: Atomic: Reforming the business landscape into the new structures of tomorrow (2004).
His book Atomic: Reforming the business landscape into the new structures of tomorrow (Capstone-Wiley, 2003) captures many of the profound changes he has witnessed in his career. He explores new sources of potential value in the connected economy and argues that the most important corporate assets today are based on relationships and trust rather than tangible objects. The book was translated into Russian in October and is now available in that market.
Roger has published a number of technical books including Wiring up the Workplace (IBC 1986) and has authored many articles on subjects ranging from consumer futures to IT and business strategy.
He has been associated with Universities and Business Schools as a visiting lecturer, and spent five years as a Senior Associate with the Judge Business School at Cambridge (2001-5) where he helped develop an executive education program. He is a fellow of Bristol University and has just been appointed a member of the faculty of ESADE Business School in Spain. His speaking topics focus around ‘Leading in the Digital Age’.
Roger is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts and Commerce and a member of the Worshipful Company of Information Technologists.
He is now adopting ‘Big Change’ as a primary theme, and speaks about innovation and associated changes in IT.
Influential in shaping the ‘digital’ world of today, Roger has acquired deep experience in every major wave of technological change associated with the ‘digital world’ that influences all aspect of business today.
As head of business transformation at Fujitsu’s European arm, Roger transformed the struggling company which was nearly bankrupt and losing every competitive bid. His task was to put Fujitsu at the top table of IT vendors – and he did it, by turning the company upside down to win and deliver business. He created a total transformation in their service offers, production platforms and marketing messages.
His CEO at Fujitsu is now Roger’s new partner in a start-up venture, Mozaic Services.
Roger Camrass is a respected international business leader, and a highly respected and experienced keynote speaker.
- Business and management
- how digital networks will transform the way we do business in the future
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27th December 2011
As the year draws to a close, Speakers Corner looks forward to the promise of the intriguing and opportune months ahead. 2012 is set to be a year of economic optimism, business innovation and a host of rising stars on the corporate circuit â€“ all primed to motivate, educate, stimulate and entertain.
2nd November 2011
Director Magazine has awarded Dame Mary Perkins, Specsavers queen, entrepreneur, and retail keynote speaker, the Director of the Year Lifetime Achievement Award.
2nd June 2011
Entrepreneur Tony Fernandes; media mogul Arianna Huffington; facebook genius Chris Cox and happiness expert Tony Hsieh, are some of the top names on a list of the 100 Most Creative People In Business, compiled by industry magazine Fast Company.
20th May 2011
The North East of England is the venue for the Entrepreneursâ€™ Forum, where a handful of Speakers Cornerâ€™s top talent take the stage to inspire business leaders and aspirational executives from all over the UK. Hamish McRae, Sarah Willingham, Tim Smit, James Timpson, James Cracknell, and Simon Calver are all on the programme, as are Kanya King, Douglas McWilliams, Karen Mattison, John Timpson and Richard Huntingford â€“ all inspiration and charismatic public speakers.
24th May 2013
Speakers took to the stage at this yearâ€™s Google Zeitgeist, where they explored the ideas that affect our social, economic, political and cultural surroundings.
11th April 2013
Business speaker and former CEO of Tesco, Sir Terry Leahy stepped down from his position at Tesco in 2011 at the age of 55, he has since started working with several charities, invested in small businesses and written a book.
28th February 2013
After dinner speaker and current CEO of Mothercare, Simon Calver, has decided to write a book about his time working as the head of Lovefilm, the movie rental service.
14th March 2012
Richard Branson greeted hundreds of entrepreneurs and delegates at the 2012 Global Entrepreneurship Congress in Liverpool. The eventâ€™s facilitator was Mike Southon, serial entrepreneur and best-selling author.
13th January 2012
Businesswoman and keynote speaker Jacqueline Gold, who brought Ann Summers parties into living rooms across Britain, spoke to Director Magazine about her journey which turned the sex shop chain into a multimillion-pound business and a high-street name.
19th December 2011
Innocent co-founder Richard Reed tells Director Magazine how his company kept control after breaking corporate tradition by selling a ÂŁ30m stake to Coca-Cola in 2009. Innocent has maintained its position as arguably the most successful UK brand of the new millennium, and Speakers Corner proudly presents a host of Innocent speakers, all ideally placed to motivate and entertain on the corporate circuit. Joe McEwan, Dan Germain and Jessica Sansom, as well as Reed himself are all in high demand for corporate events.
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