Louis-David Benyayer is an Affiliate Professor at ESCP Business School's Paris Campus and is the Scientific Directof of the Executive MSc in Big Data and Business Analytics in Dubai. He was Scientific co-director of the MSc in Big data and Business Analytics in Paris from 2018 to 2023 (program ranked #6 worldwide according to QS in 2023).
Over the last 20 years, he has developed a strategy consultancy business working with large companies and SMEs. He has been involved in two start-ups and led a recovery plan for a bankrupt company.
Louis-David Benyayer co-founded Without Model, a think tank dedicated to promoting open, collaborative and responsible business models, and co-ordinated the book Open Models, on business models of the open economy. With Simon Chignard, he co-authored the book Datanomics, les nouveaux business models des données (Datanomics, New Data Business Models).
His areas of expertise include business models, entrepreneurship and strategic innovation. He is particularly interested in the changes in business models and competitive dynamics brought about by the widespread use of digital technology.
A graduate of ESCP (Master in Management), he holds a PhD in Management Science from Paris Dauphine University.