Scott Galloway

Scott Galloway

Formal First Name
1964 - present

Scott Galloway is a serial entrepreneur and Clinical Professor of Brand Strategy and Digital Marketing at NYU Stern School of Business. Galloway is the bestselling author of The Four, The Algebra of Happiness, and Post Corona and Adrift: America in 100 Charts. He is also the author of the Digital IQ Index ®, a global ranking of prestige brands' digital competence. Galloway has founded nine companies, including Prophet, a global brand strategy consultancy with 250+ professionals; Red Envelope, an e-commerce firm; L2, a subscription business intelligence firm serving prestige brands; and Section4, which equips curious, ambitious thinkers with the business know-how they need to excel. His Prof G and Pivot podcasts, No Mercy / No Malice newsletter, and his YouTube channel reach an audience of millions. He is a sought-after speaker who regularly shares his unique insights into marketing conferences around the world. He has won multiple Webby and Best Podcast awards, and his books have been translated into 28 languages.


  • During his time at L2, he hosted 20+ events/year and advised brands ranging from LVMH and Chanel to Coach and Four Season on digital strategy.

  • He conceived and drove garage-based startup Red Envelope to be a best of breed e-commerce firm.

  • At Prophet Brand, he led CEO-sponsored engagements for firms ranging from Audi and Adidas to Williams-Sonoma and UBS.

  • He has served on the boards of directors of Urban Outfitters, Eddie Bauer, The New York Times Company and UC Berkeley's Haas School of Business.


  • 2020 AdWeek's Pivot Business Podcast of the Year

  • 2012 Poets & Quants' One of the 50 Best Business School Professors

  • World Economic Forum's Global Leaders of Tomorrow