Larry Downes
Larry Downes
Author of "The Laws of Disruption". Technology, Strategy and the Law


Larry Downes is a consultant and speaker on developing business strategies in an age of constant disruption caused by information technology.

Downes is author of the Business Week and New York Times business bestseller, “Unleashing the Killer App: Digital Strategies for Market Dominance” (Harvard Business School Press, 1998), which has sold nearly 200,000 copies and was named by the Wall Street Journal as one of the five most important books ever published on business and technology.

His new book, “The Laws of Disruption: Harnessing the New Forces that Govern Business and Life in the Digital Age” (Basic Books 2009) offers nine strategies for success in the emerging world of information law. It combines Downes’s unique perspective on economics, law, and innovation in the digital age.

Downes is also a Partner with the Bell-Mason Group, which works with Global 1000 corporations, providing corporate venturing methodologies, tools, techniques and support that accelerate corporate innovation and venturing programs.

He has written for a variety of publications...


Client Reviews View All Reviews (3)

I would like to offer my personal thanks for the excellent presentation that you gave to our business leaders and senior managers. I have received positive feedback from many delegates who recognised the points that you made apply as strongly to the Rolls-Royce Customer relationship as to the examples that you gave.

Peter Martens, Chief Quality Officer, Rolls-Royce

Audio Reviews Leave Audio Review

No audio reviews yet.

Are you finding what you need? YES NO


* Date of Event
* Your Name
* Phone
* Email


Larry Chase

Larry Chase

Marketing and Internet Consultant, Author and Speaker

J. Walker Smith

J. Walker Smith

Widely Quoted Authority on Consumer Trends and the Future of the...

Tom Koulopoulos

Tom Koulopoulos

Leading Expert on Innovation, Globalization and Information Technology...