Adam Thomas is the Director of the European Journalism Centre, an independent European non-profit connecting journalists with new ideas.
In his previous role as Chief Product Officer at Storyful, he led five teams of developers and designers, creating products for world’s biggest media organisations. As Director of Business Development, Adam was part of the acquisition team when Storyful was acquired by News Corp in December 2013 and helped scale the company to over 120 people in New York, Hong Kong, London, Sydney and Dublin. Previously, he was Head of Communications at the international nonprofit Sourcefabric and worked on media development projects in over 50 countries worldwide. His teams and projects have won an INMA Global Innovation Award, the African News Innovation Challenge, a Guardian Digital Innovation Award (Best Technology for Social Change) and a Knight-Batten Innovations in Journalism Award.