Johnny has a background in academic publishing, digital business and the arts in Europe, Middle East and China.
In addition to co-directing the Science & Human Dimension Project in Cambridge, he is running a series of interdisciplinary symposia on the theme: How we will live together? at the Venice Architecture Biennale 2021, in collaboration with the Caravane Earth Foundation.
He is a former director of a conference series for leaders from government, industry and research, based at Jesus College, Cambridge, where is an associated academic. He is a graduate of University College London (French and Spanish), University of Cambridge (Economics), and Imperial College London (MBA).