Nick Stanhope

CEO at Shift Design

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About me

Nick is Shift’s founder and CEO. His clear vision for an innovative organisation that brings together rigorous research, ambitious creativity and commercial expertise to design solutions to challenging social problems has defined Shift. Nick has grown the company from a tiny start-up to an international team, been actively involved in the strategic direction of all our work and established the partnerships that have allowed our products and services to reach scale and sustainability. Nick holds a BA Hons in History from Oxford University and draws on his experience working as a teacher, youth worker and campaigner. Nick was named one of Britain’s 50 New Radicals by The Observer and NESTA and is a board member of the Centre for the Acceleration of Social Technology. His blogs on the Huffington Post, papers on behaviour change and talks all over the world are met with great acclaim.

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  • Shift


    • Social Enterprise

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Founder and CEO


Jan 2012
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Product design for social change.