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Matt Klein

Head Of Global Foresight

Matt Klein is Head of Global Foresight at Reddit studying culture to help brands identify emerging social shifts and author future-proofing business strategies.

As a quantitative futurist with a decade of experience in trend forecasting within both marketing and innovation, Matt has consulted with the United Nations and Fortune 100 businesses, venture capital investors, TV producers, and startups on what comes next.

Klein is an award-winning writer, university lecturer, and leading voice in cultural theory, which has led him to become a frequent commentator for The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Forbes, The Atlantic, DAZED, VICE, and Rolling Stone.

He also has his own publication, ZINE, which has thousands of global subscribers from executives to students who look to his expertise around overlooked trends.

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