Dean Furman, CEO of 1064 Degrees.com delivers powerful talks about innovation and how to disrupt your industry
On a variety of topics to plug your leaders and other employees into the new world
Consulting and strategic guidance
Dean works as an on demand chief innovation officer – either on a retainer of per project basis
Dean Furman is the Founder and CEO of 1064 Degrees.
He is a disruptive innovation expert and and prior to founding 1064 Degrees, he headed up disruptive innovation for the Alexander Forbes Group amongst other things, founding a new company and a new division for the group.
He is an actuary by profession, and has won multiple awards for innovative, best of breed solutions.
In 2016, Dean was voted one of South Africa’s Top South African’s under the age of 35.
Dean is the author of “Exponential Potential” – a comprehensive guide to business growth and disruption.
1064 Degrees has a mission to future-proof companies of all sizes and to supercharge their growth. We are in an age of exponential changes. The world is moving faster than ever. Companies can not approach this new world, with the same mindset and tools that they did in the past decade. If they do, they will be disrupted and soon become irrelevant.
1064 provides a variety of services to help companies plug into this new exponential world. 1064 equips you to be the disruptor and rather than disrupted.
Why the name ‘1064 Degrees’?
1064 Degrees is the melting point of gold. This is the heat that needs to be added to give it fluidity and to transform it into something so much more valuable.
Like gold, the average company has good intrinsic value but is not dynamic enough to reshape itself in line with changing times. To so they need 1064 Degrees.