Jack has a degree in Neuroscience from Melbourne University, and an M.Phil and D.Phil (Ph.D.) in Theology from Oxford University, where he studied on a Rhodes Scholarship. His masters thesis was An Investigation of the Concept of ‘Civilisation‘, and his doctorate was on Desire and the Ethics of Advertising.
Previously Jack was a consultant at Boston Consulting Group in New York, and a member of the BCG Henderson Institute. Prior to that he taught and helped develop products at The School of Life in London. His writing has been published in Harvard Business Review, MIT Sloan Review, The Conversation, and The Sydney Morning Herald. He also contributed to research published in Human Brain Mapping and Brain, Behavior and Evolution.
Jack was born in Birmingham, UK, and grew up in Brisbane, Australia. He currently lives in Cleveland, Ohio.