Olivier Sibony

Olivier Sibony

Associate Fellow


Saïd Business School
University of Oxford
Park End Street
Oxford
OX1 1HP

Profile

Olivier Sibony is a professor, writer and consultant who specialises in the quality of strategic thinking and the organisation of decision processes.

Olivier spent 25 years in the Paris, New York and Brussels offices of McKinsey & Company. Among other roles, he served as Global Leader of the Corporate Strategy Practice, as a European Leader of the Consumer sector, and as a member of the firm’s global Partner Review Committee. He has extensive experience in consumer packaged goods, luxury goods, retail, and private equity.

Olivier’s research focuses on behavioural strategy – how to reduce the impact of behavioural biases on strategic decision-making. In this field, he is a recognised thought leader and frequently cited author.

In addition to his role at Saïd Business School, Olivier is Affiliate Professor of Strategy at HEC Paris. Olivier also serves as a strategic advisor or Board member to several fast-growing companies.

Olivier is a graduate of HEC Paris and holds a PhD from Paris Dauphine University. He is a knight in the French Order of the Legion of Honour.