Andrew Scott is Professor of Economics and a Fellow of All Souls, Oxford University and the Centre for Economic Policy Research. He previously held lecturing positions at Harvard University, London School of Economics and Oxford University.
Scott provides insight into the major economic, financial and social trends that are driving markets, business and society today and in the decades to come. He uses humour and clarity combined with intellectual breadth and depth to ‘join the dots together’ enabling the audience to understand how technology, demographic change and social and economic shifts are changing the world and how you as an individual and a company need to respond.
His book, The Hundred Year Life (written with Lynda Gratton) is an international best seller and was runner up for the FT/McKinsey Business Book of the Year award 2016, the Japanese Business Book of the Year 2017 and winner of the Knowsquare Business Book of the Year Award 2017. He is an award winning teacher at London Business School, an advisor to governments and was Editor for the Royal Economic Society’s The Economic Journal and a Non-Executive Director of the UK Financial Regulator, the FSA.
He is currently on the advisory board of the UK’s Office for Budget Responsibility and a member of the Cabinet Office Honours Committee (Science and Technology).