Interview: Craig Fenton
Updated: Jun 25
I had the absolute pleasure of interviewing Craig Fenton, Director, Strategy & Operations at Google UKI & Southern Europe; but also a Founder, Angel Investor, YouTuber, Podcaster and Author. 🤯
Within the interview we discuss business strategy, music, inspiring the next generation, quantum computing, YouTube, and the best advice he’s ever had. 🇳🇿💬
0:47 – How do we know each other?
2:04 – Pivoting during his career
6:31 – Starting a YouTube channel and promoting the next generation
13:30 – The amazing power of the internet
15:11 – Is entrepreneurship a trait Google look for?
16:55 – Starting a record label, Community Records, and angel investing
21:44 – Quantum computing and what this could mean for the future
26:40 – UK manufacturing and industry 4.0
31:00 – The best advice he’s ever had?
Coffee, Eggs and Inspiration: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCwM-...
Big Community Records: https://www.bigcommunityrecords.com/
Playful Curiosity: A manifesto for reinventing education: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Playful-Curi...
The aim of the Growth Strategy Roadmap™ interview series is to share the stories of real people who have real businesses. We unpick some of the business strategies behind the brands, discuss market trends and also share knowledge, ideas and the best advice they've ever had in their careers.