Jack Thorp

Co-Founder, Fairmondo UK

Founder member of Worth Cooperating, established in West Yorkshire, Summer 2014, to build a Fairmondo marketplace in the UK. After graduating from Imperial College London with a Computing MEng in 2016, Jack has moved back home to Keighley and is now working on the Fairmondo project full time.

My Sessions

Open source and co-owned: The potent mix of collaborative software and cooperative ownership


Fairmondo is a co-operative version of Amazon, which is owned and managed by its members. This case study will explore how Fairmondo functions as a Co-op using fully open source software to run a successful online marketplace.


Working session: Designing interoperable apps for the open app ecosystem