Jamie Brooker

Founding Partner, We Are Human
Founder & Adviser, Kahoot!
Council member, Apps For Good
Venture Partner, Emerge Education


Jamie Brooker is a creative entrepreneur based in London, UK.

He earned his reputation as a creative leader using design thinking and empirical research to inform product development.

As a Founding Partner at We Are Human he creates purpose driven organisations striving for sustainable social and commercial impact.

Connect with Jamie:   Twitter   LinkedIn   Medium   Crunchbase   Angel List


Hire Jamie For:

  • Keynote talks, interviews or writing about design thinking, growth, entrepreneurship and future of education

  • Digital transformation, innovation and concept development projects

  • Mentoring, advisory and leadership on product design and development

  • Brand, community building and growth strategies

  • Facilitation of workshops and creative processes


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We Are Human’s most successful venture to date is Kahoot!, one of the world’s fastest growing learning brands with over 70 million unique monthly active users in 200+ countries. Jamie was Co-Founder and Chief Creative Officer. Under his product leadership Kahoot! grew from a research project to a company that captured over half of US K-12 classrooms, as well as millions of business and social users. 

Jamie was responsible for Kahoot!’s product teams, developing and executing strategies designed to grow the user base organically, deepen engagement, create pedagogical impact and validate revenue opportunities. He left day-to-day operations in the spring 2017.

As a Venture Partner at Emerge Education, Jamie advises, mentors and invests in some of Europe’s top education startups. He is a Council Member at Apps For Good providing strategic guidance, expertise, access to networks, and support to the overall mission of the charity.

Prior to We Are Human, Jamie was a Designer at Playgroup, an award-winning creative company working with Mercedes-Benz, BBC, BT, ITV, Unilever and WWF where he developed his urge to improve people’s lives and help them unlock their potential, through creativity and play.

He has a degree in Multimedia Technology & Design and speaks, tweets and writes regularly about the future of learning, design thinking and creative leadership.

Jamie is married, an aficionado of the independent music scene, and an avid fan of Liverpool FC.


On the future of education…

Dare To Learn Blog

Meet the Members: We Are Human

The Trampery

The fire in our belly

We are Kahoot!, the company that makes learning awesome.

Kahoot! founder advocates for fun in the workplace

Chief Innovation Officer Summit

Learning Curve

The Business Tribune

"How To Scale An EdTech Startup In The U.S.?"

BrightEye Ventures

#6 Kahoot! and Learner Centred Approaches: Jamie Brooker

The Future of Learning Podcast

What about play-based learning?

The EdTech Podcast

Up, up and away!

On leaving Kahoot!...