From Uncertainty to Success: Harnessing Serendipity


Christian Busch

The Serendipity Mindset

Dr. Christian Busch is the bestselling author of The Serendipity Mindset: The Art & Science of Creating Good Luck – “a wise, exciting, and life-changing book” (Arianna Huffington) that provides “excellent practical guidance for all” (Paul Polman, former CEO, Unilever) – and an internationally known expert in the areas of innovation, purpose-driven leadership, and serendipity. Professor Busch is the director of the CGA Global Economy Program at New York University (NYU), and also teaches at the London School of Economics (LSE). He is a cofounder of Leaders on Purpose and the Sandbox Network, and a former director of LSE's Innovation Lab. His work has been featured by Harvard Business Review, Forbes, Washington Post, and the BBC. He is a regular speaker at conferences such as the World Economic Forum and TED, and is a member of the World Economic Forum's (WEF) Expert Forum, a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, and on the Thinkers50 Radar list of the 30 thinkers "most likely to shape the future." He received his PhD from the London School of Economics, where in 2018 he won a "top professor" award. His new favorite title is "dad".

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