Andrew Scott is Professor of Economics at London Business School. His research, writing and talks focus on the macro trends that shape the global environment. His special focus is on longevity and ageing and how individuals, corporates and governments need to adapt to seize the opportunities of long and healthier lives.
Andrew’s 2016 book “The 100 Year Life” on this theme became an award winning global best seller, translated into 15 languages. His next book, “The New Long Life” is out in May 2020 and will look at how the twin forces of technology and longevity are set to change how we live our lives.
He has been an advisor to a range of corporates and governments on a broad range of economic issues and an award winning public speaker combining insight, clarity, humour and a motivation to action for anyone who hears him.
He previously held positions at Harvard University, London School of Economics and All Souls, Oxford University. He is currently on the advisory board of the UK’s Office for Budget Responsibility, a member of the Cabinet Office Honours Committee (Science and Technology) and co-founder of The Longevity Forum and Encore Fellows (UK).