Matthew E. May is an internationally recognized thought leader on strategy, innovation, and lean. Founder and CEO of StratInnoSys and creator of The Idea Score,™ he specializes in helping executives craft innovative strategies and build the capabilities to implement them.
Matthew has written five books on innovative thinking. His work has appeared in The New York Times, INC Magazine, Strategy+Business, The Rotman Magazine, Fast Company, and Harvard Business Review.
In his talks, Matthew blends his frontline experience with research from his books in order to deliver useful concepts with immediate application, and aims to achieve four things in every address:
1. inspire new thinking;
2. share a unique perspective;
3. tell compelling stories; and
4. deliver practical takeaways.
Matthew holds an MBA from The Wharton School and a BA from Johns Hopkins University, but counts winning the New Yorker cartoon caption contest as one of his most creative achievements.
Categories: Creative Thinking and Innovation, Leadership, TED Talk