Tom Cheesewright is the Applied Futurist, helping people and organisations around the world to see the future more clearly, share their vision and respond with innovation. An accomplished speaker and broadcaster, he specialises in connecting tomorrow’s world to today’s experience, making sense of what’s happening next, and why.
Tom’s clients include global 500 corporations, government departments, industry bodies and charities. Using a unique set of tools that he developed, and now teaches and licenses to others. Tom finds the critical intersections between todays macro trends and the existing stresses in each client’s organisation and sector. These are the points at which the greatest change will take place.
Tom is a frequent presence in the media, his face, voice and unusual name recognisable from weekly appearances on TV and radio including BBC Breakfast, Channel 4’s Sunday Brunch, 5live, Radio 4 and TalkRadio, and in The Guardian, The Times and The Evening Standard.
Tom’s first book, High Frequency Change, was published in 2019 by LID Publishing.
Tom’s second book, Future-Proof Your Business, was published by Penguin in July 2020 and recommended by the Financial Times as one of its business books of the month.