Adam founded Connected Pictures in 2002 and The Beautiful Truth in 2018. From telling the story of the street children of Rio’s favelas for Channel 4 to painting a portrait of computer scientist Alan Turing, Adam’s work hinges on deep investigation and authenticity. With a long-standing interest in human behaviour, Adam is passionate about uncovering the best and deepest parts of what it means to be human.
Chris has 20 years of leading strategic services for blue chip clients across a range of sectors. For 12 years he was a brand director at P&G (working globally on Prestige Brands), before becoming a strategic consultant. Since leaving P&G, Chris has led a successful global growth strategy for Made.com as Chief Marketing Officer, repositioned a £600m student accommodation property portfolio in the UK for Roundhill Capital and restructured the Diane von Furstenberg fashion business globally from New York City.
Elizabeth is the Client Services Director for The Beautiful Truth. Initially starting out in film production, Liz moved into the world of journalism and publishing, producing special interest reports for The Times and The Sunday Times. Quickly identifying the need for brands to create content at the level of publishers, Liz spent the best part of a decade founding the agency within the publishing house Raconteur, taking it from a concept to fully fledged content agency, focused on beautiful design/video, impactful journalism and content strategy at large.
Anna has over 14 years experience in market research and an education background in sociology, psychology, coaching and development, Anna is focused on identifying the human insights that help people, teams and businesses grow. With technical expertise in professional development, communications strategy and audience insight, Anna has worked with across a range clients (including eBay, General Mills, Lacoste, Bacardi, MTV and Bayer), geographies (EU, Middle East, Asia and the USA) and sectors (including FMCG, the public sector, travel, e-Commerce, retail, alcohol and beverage and fashion).
Jon began his career in commercial film making working with Saatchi & Saatchi producing traditional TV commercials for Johnson & Johnson, Cereal Partners, Toyota and the UK Government. Building Connected Pictures since 2006, Jon has focused on bringing commercial aspects of filmmaking into the YouTube age of mass content production. For Jon, it is the mechanics and process of connecting emotionally and authentically with an audience that inspires him.
It appeals to the ‘fast brain’ (effortless, automatic, instinctive) which underpins all decision making and judgements. Making it the perfect medium to communicate and embed purpose. Our film studio Connected Pictures is an award-winning production company which specialises in brand films, internal communications, external communications, and documentaries. Connected Pictures and The Beautiful Truth collaborate closely on projects that use films to tell a story. Clients include global brands, businesses and NGOs in a wide variety of sectors.