Partner at Engine Group | Chief Innovation Officer at Partners Andrews Aldridge | Co Founder of The Innovation Ramble
Alastair is Chief Innovation Officer at Partners Andrews Aldridge, and a Partner of the Engine Group. He is responsible for the agency’s innovation programme and runs the teams that focus on creative technology, product development and business transformation.
He is a graduate of Artificial Intelligence & Computer Science with over 20 years’ experience delivering digital innovation for brands including Google, Apple, eBay, Tesco, E.ON, Barclays, Santander, Cadbury, Reed Recruitment and English National Opera.
Commercially focussed, Alastair is always searching for ways to generate new revenues through the creation of proprietary technology and IP - an approach that enabled him to grow the digital offerings of two independent agencies, helping them to successful acquisition.
Alastair is a past winner of eConsultancy’s Innovation in Mobile award and led the team that won the IPA’s inaugural Tech Challenge. He’s an avid off-piste skiier, semi-pro table footballer and only just scraped into the Wisden Cricketers' Almanack (132nd edition). He lives with his wife and twin daughters in West London.