Barry O'Reilly

Nobody Studios
Cofounder, and Chief Incubator

Barry O’Reilly is a business advisor, entrepreneur, and author who has pioneered the intersection of business model innovation, product development, organizational design, and culture transformation. Barry works with business leaders from global organizations that seek to invent the future, not fear it. Every day, Barry helps many of the world’s leading companies, from disruptive startups to Fortune 500 behemoths, break the vicious cycles that spiral businesses toward irrelevance by enabling cultures of experimentation and learning to unlock the insights required for better decision-making, higher performance and results. Barry is author of two international bestsellers, Unlearn: Let Go of Past Success to Achieve Extraordinary Results, and Lean Enterprise: How High Performance Organizations Innovate at Scale—included in the Eric Ries series, and a Harvard Business Review must read for CEOs and business leaders. He is a globally sought-after speaker, frequent writer and contributor to The Economist, Strategy+Business, and MIT Sloan Management Review. Barry is faculty at Singularity University, advising and contributing to Singularity’s executive and accelerator programs based in San Francisco, and throughout the globe. Barry is the founder of ExecCamp, the entrepreneurial experience for executives, management consultancy Antennae and serves on the Board of many high growth and potential startups—the most recent of which AgileCraft, being acquired by Atlassian. His mission is to help purposeful, technology-led businesses innovate at scale.