Head of Venture Strategy, Axiom Zen
As an entrepreneur, storyteller and academic James Chutter has had the humbling pleasure of working with the biggest Fortune 50 brands, to the most nimble start-ups, and the most innovative co-creators. With the businesses he has co-founded he has helped Microsoft, eBay, Starbucks, Whole Foods, and Nike find ways to better connect with their customers through brand and product design. As a storyteller he has worked with MTV, ABC, Warner Brothers, Dreamworks, and Nickelodeon to help them find new ways to tell amazing stories with the best creators. As an academic James’ obsessive curiosity has taken him around the world in search of new theories on networked storytelling and remix culture. James holds degrees in Art History, Philosophy, Film and Television Production, and Visuals Arts. He is currently working on his PhD at Freie Universitat in Berlin, with a focus on Virtual Reality and Mental Health.