Jim Woods

London, United Kingdom

Jim's Skills
Finance
Operations
Business Development
Design
Technical
Fundraising
Management
Marketing
Product Management
Sales
Strategy
User Experience
Background

Startup Experience

Founded 2+ startups

Age Group

36-55

About Jim

A purposeful entrepreneur. I'm interested in digital solutions that change the way business is done, for the benefit of shareholders and society alike.
Currently looking for a CTO for The Curve, a moonshot project designed to remove 20% of carbon emission from big business.

Quote

None of us are as smart as all of us. - Japanese proverb

Work Experience

CEO

The Crowd

May 2012 - Today

The Crowd is a sustainability incubator. We run the leading events programme in the corporate sustainability space, and we develop new tech-based solutions - The Curve and Co:create.

Non-exec

Acre

May 2007 - Today

Acre is the leading sustainability recruitment firm.

CEO

The YO! Group

January 2004 - January 2005

On the board of YO! Sushi Incubated and spun out YOTEL!, a micro hotel business. There are now 7 hotels globally.

Education

Edinburgh University

2.1 Economics & Politics

1990 - 1994