Dominic is a digital government and social innovation entrepreneur with a background in government policy, communications and technology-led change. Having spent 5 years in local government in London, Dominic established FutureGov in early 2008.
FutureGov supports government (particularly local government) in the UK and beyond to better understand and draw on social technology in the areas of public service transformation and social innovation.
Dominic is also co-founder of social web start-ups Patchwork (http://patchworkhq.com), a collaboration tool for multi-agency working, Simpl (http://simpl.co) the social innovation marketplace, and TweetyHall (http://tweetyhall.co.uk) helping to connect people with their local politicians on social network site Twitter. Dominic was recently voted in both the top 50 most influential people in UK local government and top 50 most influential users of social networking site Twitter in the UK.