Olivier Sibony

About the Author

Olivier Sibony is a professor, writer and keynote speaker specializing in the quality of strategic thinking and the design of decision processes.

Olivier teaches Strategy, Decision Making and Problem Solving at HEC Paris. He is also an Associate Fellow of Saïd Business School in Oxford University.

His book Vous Allez Commettre Une Terrible Erreur !, published in English as You’re About to Make a Terrible Mistake!, was awarded the 2019 Manpower Foundation Grand Prize for best management book of the year and is also being translated into a dozen languages. He is also the co-author of Cracked It! How To Solve Big Problems and Sell Solutions Like Top Strategy Consultants (Palgrave MacMillan, 2018, with B. Garrette et C. Phelps), of Vous Allez Redécouvrir le Management (2020), and a contributor to the 2019 edition of Strategor, the best-selling French-language strategy textbook.

Olivier Sibony is a graduate of HEC Paris and holds a Ph. D. from Université Paris-Dauphine. He is a knight in the French Order of the Légion d’Honneur. He is married and the father of two children. He lives in Paris.


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