International business leader, author, accomplished keynote speaker and management consultant. Working with all manner of companies, Roger is highly knowledgeable in the emerging digital world. A pioneer of the world wide web, he is a master at navigating companies through periods of intense technological, social and economic change. Roger's innovative attitude and clear speaking style make him an ideal choice on the corporate circuit.
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.
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.
Partner of the Founders Group, Roger’s consultancy venture allows Senior Executives access to a team of Advisors to support major business change decisions, helping to guide leading companies through this turbulent landscape.
Previously the 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, he is an acclaimed author and his career spans three decades of dramatic technological progress, putting him in a unique position to guide businesses on the landscape of tomorrow.
In his research, he has explored 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.
Roger has published a number of technical books 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 visiting Professor at the University of Surrey and aided the establishment of the Surrey Centre for the Digital economy.
He has also pioneered MAXOS, a consulting and software development firm which helps large organisations innovate at scale, enabling them to mimic the agility of digital native companies.
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.
Roger is a respected international business leader, and a highly respected and experienced keynote speaker in change management, innovation, strategy and sales.