neil

Professional

I am an Assistant Professor of Innovation and Strategy at the MIT Sloan School of Management and co-director of the Experimental Innovation Lab (X-Lab). I am also an associate member of the MIT Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab (CSAIL) and the Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT. I did my PhD in Business and Public Policy at Berkeley, where I also did Masters degrees in Computer Science and Statistics. I have a masters in economics from the London School of Economics, and undergraduate degrees in Physics and International Development.

Prior to academia, I worked at organizations such as Lawrence Livermore National Laboratories, Bain and Company, The United Nations, the World Bank, and the Canadian Parliament.

Personal

I grew up in Toronto. Since college I’ve done a lot of travelling; visiting 50+ countries and living in Egypt, Poland, UK, South Africa, Australia and the United States. I’m currently enjoying trying my hand at triathlons.