Bestselling Author, “The Mistfit Economy”
Alexa Clay is a writer, public speaker and researcher with a focus on innovation and technological change. She has an MSc in Economic History from Oxford University and has worked as a consultant for SustainAbility and as a director at Ashoka. For the co-author of the best-seller “The Misfit Economy”, conversation is a central means for understanding today’s world. Misfits such as artists, pirates and hermits fascinate her – and provide inspiration for her work. Clay shows what companies and CEOs can learn from sub-cultures and gangsters. She is the founder of the philosophy incubators Wisdom Hackers and Human Agency.