Formerly a Management Consultant with PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) in Emerging & Intergrating Technologies, Chris Brauer is as much an entrepreneur as an academic. He owns digital and creative media consulting firm Smoothmedia International, advises London-based Clarity Capital on investment opportunities and corporate strategies for the creative industries, and leads development of the contract research and consulting practices for CAST London at Goldsmiths, University of London. His greatest professional strength is successfully getting new ventures off the ground against all obstacles.
Sniffing and managing seed investment opportunities in the digital and creative industries for merchant banks and angel investors. Also direct investing. (Clients || Clarity Capital, Goldsmiths BDO)
Chris is a fully certified Project Management Professional (PMP) and ScrumMaster with over 4,000 hours of audited PM experience in agile and waterfall methods. (Clients || PwC, IBM, governments)
Smoothmedia offers a full range of digital identity creation and management from web development to augmented reality and corporate communications. (Clients || AMA, BC Ferries, Whetstone Minerals)