Up to the Light
An experienced brand consultant and speaker, Jonathan’s senior roles have included New Business Director of Fitch, the global brand design group, and Business Development Director of Havas EHS. He is a member of the DBA’s Experts Register and is a frequent conference speaker and trade press contributor.
Offering a unique combination of evidence-based trend investigation with a rigorous approach to market research, Shifra works with brands to optimise their relationship with their current and future audiences. She delivers insight that nurtures new ways to understand your customers before you invest in innovation.
As an experienced brand marketing specialist, Andy works with clients to ensure they deliver a consistent brand experience across the board. In his role as Director at Beyond, he spends his days helping ‘Feel-Good Brands’ to really understand their target audience and to improve their position in the marketplace.
Will trained as a Management Consultant and spent a number of years delivering programme management practices as Global Business Account Manager for Major Events at Deloitte. Will is currently Strategic Projects Director for ukactive, where he’s committed to improving the health of the nation through promoting active lifestyles.
The Future Laboratory
Ruth is a cultural researcher, speaker and start-up mentor. She specialises in identifying, and explaining, the relationship between cultural development and consumer behaviour, translating research into highly effective consumer strategy for brands and organisations.
Emma is a passionate advocate of powerful customer engagement. Following a 15 year career in BBC Network Radio, she has combined editorial and communication skills to inspire well-being brands. With her insight-driven approach, Emma has overseen a diverse range of projects, launching weight-loss programmes to developing pioneering health apps.
Adam is chairman of the British Interactive Media Association and Managing Consultant at agency growth specialists, Cact.us. Prior to his current roles he managed several digital agencies, including Weapon7 and Saint. Adam also serves on the board of the IPA (Institute of Practitioners in Advertising).
Jenny is one of the UK's leading nutrition experts and the founder of Lunchbox Doctor. She aims to educate and enhance people’s quality of life through her nutrition programmes and workshops. As a well-respected voice on nutrition, Jenny is regularly asked to contribute to press, radio and TV channels, including ITV, Sky and BBC.