Biography

Lynda is a Professor of Management Practice at the London Business School and founder of the research advisory practice HSM.

She is an award winning author on the future of work and the role of corporation. Her ten books have sold over a million copies and have been translated into more than 20 languages. Her latest book, co-authored with Andrew J. Scott, is ‘The New Long Life – a framework for flourishing in a changing world”.

Lynda’s work has been acknowledged globally. She has received the Tata prize in India and was named as the annual Fellow of NAHR and received the CCL prize in the US. She has also been awarded the AHRI prize in Australia and the Best Teacher Award at London Business School. Lynda is proud to have been ranked by Thinkers 50 as among the top management thinkers globally for several years running, and as a LinkedIn Top Voice for three years running. 

As a Fellow of the World Economic Forum, Lynda has chaired the WEF Council of Leadership and has recently been made co-chair the WEF Global Future Council on Work, Wages and Job Creation. She has served on Japanese Prime Minister Abe’s “Council for designing the 100-year-life society” and is currently a member of the international advisory board of Equinor.