Charlie Muirhead

Founder & CEO


About Charlie

Charlie Muirhead is the CEO and Co-Founder of CogX, which brings together Global Leaders, the Technology Industry and the Public at scale to help discuss and address the biggest transformational opportunities of our time. He has spent 20 years building innovative, data-driven technology businesses and investment networks.

Charlie founded Orchestream in 1996 aged 21, and took it to a £1 billion market cap Nasdaq IPO just four years later, before being acquired by Oracle. He has set up a total eight of startups across telecoms, IT outsourcing, live and on-demand video production, influencer and social media marketing, and now research and market intelligence – resulting in 3 IPOs and 2 trade sales.

Charlie was recognised by TIME, named the European Technology Forum’s Technology Entrepreneur of the Year in March 2004, and selected twice as a World Economic Forum Technology Pioneer

Their Sessions

8:59 am - 9:14 am 14th June 2021
In-Person Session

Welcome to CogX2021 from festival CEO, Charlie Muirhead

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10:00 am - 10:40 am 15th June 2021
In-Person Session

Digital technology is one of the world’s greatest enablers but with it comes the challenge of an ever-growing IT carbon footprint. Yet Post-Digital technologies, such as the cloud, are energy...

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9:30 am - 10:00 am 16th June 2021
In-Person Session

Telcos deliver the lifeblood of our economies, our society, our digital businesses; connectivity. Their impact is huge, their potential is enormous. But many have struggled to adapt to the...

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