Andrea J. Simon, Ph.D. (“Andi”) is an international leader in corporate anthropology, an Axiom bronze Best Business Book of 2017 winning author of On the Brink: A fresh lens to take your business to new heights, and president of Simon Associates Management Consultants (SAMC). Andi’s forthcoming book is entitled Rethink: Smashing the Myths of Women in Business, it shows how women are challenging expected norms and crashing through.
Dr. Simon enables organizations to see their cultures with fresh eyes., Her talks on Change Matters and Blue Ocean Strategy have been featured in over 400 engagements.
With more than 130,000 monthly listeners, her podcast, On the Brink with Andi Simon, is ranked among the top 200 business podcasts and the rated among the top 20 for futurists. Her clients come from across the globe and span industries as she helps them come “off the brink,” and learn how to soar again.
Andi and her husband Andrew Simon (another Andy) launched the Simon Initiative for Entrepreneurship at Washington University in 2018. She was also a visiting professor teaching entrepreneurship at Washington University in 2006.