"I'm interested in the art of finding and creating spaces to encourage different ways of thinking."


Rachel Botsman is a leading expert on trust in the modern world. She is the author of two critically acclaimed books, What’s Mine is Yours and Who Can You Trust?, that have been translated into 14 languages.

She is consistently recognised as a top keynote speaker and her TED talks have been viewed more than five million times.

Rachel is recognized for identifying ground-breaking paradigm shifts in business and society. She teaches entrepreneurs and leaders at Oxford University, Saïd Business School and created the first courses on trust in the digital world.

Her writings on trust have been widely published in the Guardian, Financial Times, The New York Times, Harvard Business Review, and Wired. Through her popular newsletter, Rethink with Rachel, she engages with a community of over 85,000 subscribers every week.  On top of this, Rachel is an experienced broadcaster hosting the BBC series ‘Money, Money, Money’ as well as her own podcast called ‘Rethink Moments’ in which she challenges different cultural ideas and events with the help of experts in the specific field.

For her pioneering work, Rachel has been recognized as one of the world’s 30 top management thinkers by Thinkers50, one of the Top 10 most influential voices on LinkedIn, included in Fast Company’s list of “100 Most Creative People in Business,” and honoured as a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum.

Honors and Awards

  • Top 100 Most Creative People in Business, Fast Company
  • Women of the Year, ‘The Progressive Voice’ InStyle
  • ‘10 Ideas That Will Change The World’, Time
  • World’s Top 50 Management Thinkers, Thinkers50
  • Breakthrough Idea Award, Thinkers50
  • Top 10 Most Influential Voices, LinkedIn
  • HR Most Influential Thinkers, HR Magazine
  • Top 20 Speakers in the World, Monocle
  • Young Global Leader, World Economic Forum
  • Finalist, CEO Book Awards
  • Finalist, ‘Embracing Change’, Business Book Awards
  • Finalist, Interview of the Year, British Podcast Awards

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