Ed Greig is a decorated technologist and disruptor, who is dedicated to inspiring his followers to “fall in love with the problem, not the solution”. Currently working as the Chief Disruptor for Deloitte Digital, Ed has enjoyed a decadent career building his knowledge on innovation, the future of work, immersive technologies and disruptive technologies. Having formerly been a web developer, Ed’s knowledge of technology is unique, understanding how technology works at face level for consumers and the in-depth processes of computer programmes. When looking for a decorated expert on immersive technologies such as artificial intelligence and machine learning, hire Ed Grieg today.
Beginning his career in an industry very different to his current, Ed’s first role saw him work as a Teaching Assistant for Hengrove Comprehensive School and a Customer Service Agent for John Lewis Direct. Later becoming the Shift Manager of Warwick University Annual Fund, Ed moved into technology in 2007 when he became a Web Designer for EdTheDesigner.com. Running his own website development company, Ed earned great success – with some of his work earning him a position on the list of the Top 50 Food Websites by the Independent and a spot-on Radio 4’s Food Programme.
In 2009, Ed was appointed as a Consultant for Deloitte, a role in which he specialised in technology, creative and user experience. Proving his worth as a talented technologist, Ed was later promoted to become a Senior Consultant for Deloitte Digital, exploring the ways in which new exponential technologies will benefit humankind. In 2015, Ed was promoted to his current role of Chief Disruptor for Deloitte Digital, with whom he continues to work on tangibly demonstrating the benefits of technology, and the prospects of immersive technologies such as artificial intelligence and machine learning. From 3D printing to gamification, machine learning and virtual reality, there is nothing this expert technologist does not have expertise on!
With a distinguished career in innovation and technology to his name, Ed is now highly sought after as a keynote speaker for corporate events. Having worked for Deloitte for several years, Ed’s credible career backs his authority on everything from innovation and immersive technology to digital marketing and disruptive technology. Also currently a Board Trustee for British Future, Ed is revered for his authority on a variety of diverse topics, having formerly spoken at the Digital Marketing World Forum. When looking for a decorated speaker on artificial intelligence, machine learning and disruptive technologies, hire Ed Greig today!
In November 2022 we sat down virtually with Ed Greig and discussed how businesses can take advantage of new emerging technologies. Watch our Exclusive Interview with Ed Greig.
Ed Greig is regularly booked to engage audiences at events, read their latest feedback below:
“He is one of the most creative and inventive people I know… I would without hesitation recommend him to anyone looking for a creative genius.”