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Rachel Botsman

Wired Magazine
Contributing Editor
Rachel Botsman teaches how technology is transforming human relationships and what it means for life, work, and how we do business. Her forthcoming book, Who Can You Trust? (Penguin, October 2017) explains why trust is collapsing in all kinds of institutions and yet at the same time, the rise of new technologies is enabling “distributed trust” across networks of people, organizations, and intelligent machines. She is a regular writer and commentator in leading international publications including Harvard Business Review, The Economist, The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Fast Company and more. Rachel is a contributing editor to Wired magazine. She has appeared on many high-profile news programs, including the BBC, CNN and NPR. Rachel was recognised as one of the “Most Creative People in Business” by Fast Company, a “Young Global Leader” by the World Economic Forum and is part of Thinkers50 2016 Radar list of up-and-coming management thinkers. An engaging storyteller and visionary thinker, Rachel lectures widely on technological and social issues. Her TED talks have been viewed more than three million times. Rachel is @rachelbotsman on Twitter.