Hello, I am

Oliver Thomas Edwards

Business and product development for ESG-technology
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Committed to improving the relationship between humans and the built world through my involvement in proptech, and carbon capture and storage.

I am a business developer experienced in product development, full stack software, and a formal background in architecture focused on participatory design — an approach to actively involving all stakeholders in product development.

Engagements

This section is being drafted, but here is an early draft of the projects that I have or have been engaged with.

Something carbon infrastructure related

Will share when the time is right.

Business Developer at Kinbo

ESG-focused real estate marketplace for making modern real estate more inclusive, sustainable and accessible.

Producer at Proptech Norway

Active contributor in Norway’s largest network dedicated to increasing the digitisation, sustainability and efficiency in the real estate value chain.

Product Developer at Doyo Group

Research and development, market development, and product design network in energy, urban development, education, and digital innovation.

  • Project architect on multiple recognised culture institutions such as Falstad Human Rights Centre, and Torshov Library

  • Supporting role in market development for the energy sector to develop business collaborations aimed at reducing emissions

Accolades

  • Minister of Education and Research (former), Gudmund Hernes: “At the cutting edge (ed. Falstadsenteret) of contemporary culture platform development”

  • Deputy Mayor of Oslo, Abdullah Alsabeehg: “Clearly, it (ed. Torshov Library) resonates with city council’s vision for quality public discourse”

Product Designer at Moodgruppen

Generated million dollar growth for digital business through experiment driven design, data analysis, marketing, and user research.

  • Developed and sold core business services to prospects and key accounts

  • Facilitated iterative product design processes for enterprises clients

  • Speaker at key industry events and organiser of client seminars

  • Increased YoY revenue potential by NOK 50 million in 7 weeks with 4 people for a fintech company

  • Built a warm relationship with the corporation’s most demanding client through my interpersonal skills

Speaking

Customer Experience Day 2023 by Kampanje

Practical approaches to transforming customer insights into useful leverage in product development so your team can simply get things done, and likely end boring design by committee processes.

Legal Education Center 2022 by JUC

Private seminar with corporate Norwegian ecommerce actors where I spoke about combining design and data led product development of web applications.