What I’m doing with my life
Finding the best way to systematically make the world a better
place. At the moment this means working for a social enterprise
that I helped start at university, and I'll soon be off to work for
a tech company and hope to eventually set up my own business and
donate the money to charity.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Too many to list, but many books in: psychology, design,
technology, and business. I'm also making my way through a
fascinating biography of Theodore Roosevelt.
It's a wonderful life, Schindler's list, Groundhog Day, Master and
Commander, Spirited Away.
Dance and electronic music: DJ Shadow, Mr Scruff, Hidden Orchestra,
65DaysOfStatic, RATATAT, Noisia, Future Sound of London, electro
house, psychedelic trance, french funky house, drum and bass.
Classical music: Bach, Brahms, Mendelssohn, Steve Reich, John
Adams, Philip Glass.
Some metal/rock: Metallica (esp the S&M album), Iron Maiden,
Black Stone Cherry.
The West Wing
The six things I could never do without
Salsa and dancing
I spend a lot of time thinking about
How to live a more awesome life, how to save lives and improve the
You should message me if
I'm seeing someone so not looking for a relationship now, but I'm
up for friendship if you're interesting. Also contact me if you're
interested in the ideas of effective altruism and the organisation