Adam Jacobs is the Co-Founder of THE ICONIC – Australia’s largest online fashion retailer, and the Co-Founder of Hatch - a new venture whose mission is to design the future of work.
Adam is interested in how technology is changing our societies, and aims to build global tech companies that positively influence our future. Whilst in his professional life Adam is an entrepreneur, Adam's academic background is Philosophy. From an early age Adam has been drawn to questions of meaning and religion having grown up in a multi-religious household where he was encouraged to challenge and explore existing beliefs.
Adam's philosophy studies focused on metaphysics, ethics and religion at Sydney University and Boston University. In 2014, Adam was awarded the Young Executive of the Year, and runner up for Managing Director of the Year, by the CEO Magazine’s annual awards.
Adam facilitates our Finding Meaning Without Religion class.