Neil Pyper is Senior Lecturer in International Business at Birkbeck, University of London. He is a specialist in international business strategy, and is especially interested in emerging markets.
He has particular expertise on country risk in Latin America. This comes from some 20 years' experience as an analyst and consultant. He continues to write frequently on the region for the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), Oxford Analytica and others.
Neil is the co-author of the textbook Technology Strategy, which was published by Red Globe Press in 2019. He has also published papers the area of strategic foresight, particularly scenario analysis. In addition, he has a strong interest in business school pedagogy. He is a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.
Senior Lecturer in International Business, Birkbeck, University of London
Associate Professor in Business/Management, Coventry University
SAMS/ESRC/UKCES Management and Business Development Fellow, University of Liverpool
Senior Analyst, Oxford Analytica
Research Analyst, IHS
University of Liverpool, Certificate in Professional Studies in Learning and Teaching in Higher Education
Open University, BA, Economics
University of Liverpool, PhD, Latin American Studies
University of Liverpool, BA, Latin American Studies
Scenario planning and foresight: Advancing theory and improving practice, Technological Forecasting and Social Change
Technology Strategy, Red Globe Press
Forward looking analysis: Investigating how individuals ‘do’foresight and make sense of the future, Technological Forecasting and Social Change
Improving scenario methodology: theory and practice, introduction to the special issue, Technological Forecasting and Social Change
Enacting a new approach to scenario analysis: the potential of a pragmatist account, Foresight
Applying actor network theory and pragmatist thinking to the process of implementing scenarios, International Journal of Foresight and Innovation Management