Neil Monnery studied at Exeter College, Oxford and at Harvard Business School. He was a Harkness Fellow and a Baker Scholar. He worked for twenty years at The Boston Consulting Group as a Director and Senior Vice President and for ten years at WH Smith as Group Strategy Director and Chairman of Smiths News. He is now active in business, investing and research, and is a Director at the Ashridge Strategic Management Centre.
He is the author of Safe As Houses? A Historical Analysis of Property Prices (LPP 2011).