Nick Kind graduated from Cambridge University with a degree in English in 1994. His career began with 18 years of developing educational software, including co-founding a venture-backed “dot-com” in 1999, alongside extensive work with the BBC and major publishers. Nick then worked for four years as Head of Business Insights for the Holtzbrinck Publishing Group, one of the world’s largest media organizations. Reporting to the holding company board, his role covered thought leadership, market intelligence and internal strategy projects across education, scientific research and consumer publishing.
Based in the U.K., Nick works across the Area9 Group on strategy and corporate development, and manages a range of key learning relationships in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.