Associate Director and Principal Research Scientist, Center for Digital Business, MIT Sloan School of Management
Expert Advisor, Markle Initiative for America’s Economic Future in a Networked World

Andrew McAfee is the Associate Director and Principal Research Scientist at the MIT Center for Digital Business. His research investigates how information technology (IT) changes the way companies perform, organize themselves, and compete. At a higher level, his work also focuses on how computerization affects competition, society, the economy, and the workforce.

He is widely published, and has several times been named one of the most influential people in technology. He has held appointments as a professor at Harvard Business School and Harvard's Berkman Center for Internet and Society. He has two Bachelor of Science and two Master of Science degrees from MIT, and a doctorate from Harvard Business School.

His recent work includes the ebook Race Against the Machine and Harvard Business Review article “Big Data: The Management Revolution,” both co-authored with Erik Brynjolfsson.