Alex Marrs

Former Lecturer


Computing and data analysis, global economy, technological change


Alex is a Product Manager at Quid and holds a certification in Computing for Data Analysis from Coursera.

His most recent publication, "Disruptive technologies: Advances that will transform life, business, and the global economy" (McKinsey Global Institute), focuses on the advances that will transform life, business, and the global economy. The report cuts through the noise and identifies 12 technologies that could drive truly massive economic transformations and disruptions in the coming years. The report also looks at exactly how these technologies could change our world, as well as their benefits and challenges, and offers guidelines to help leaders from businesses and other institutions respond.

Last updated:

September 30, 2023