Bent Flyvbjerg is the first BT Professor and inaugural Chair of Major Programme Management at Saïd Business School. Flyvbjerg serves as advisor and consultant to government and business, including the US and UK governments and several Fortune 500 companies. He has worked on some of the largest projects in the world, on all aspects from front-end planning, delivery, and rescue of failing projects. Flyvbjerg is the most cited scholar in the world in megaproject management, and among the most cited in social science methodology. Flyvbjerg has received numerous honors and awards, including Harvard Business Review’s ‘Ideas Watch’ for the most important new idea to follow and the Project Management Institute’s and Project Management Journal’s ‘Paper of the Year Award.’ Flyvbjerg’s research has been covered by Science, The New York Times, The New Yorker, The Wall Street Journal, The Economist, The Financial Times, China Daily, The BBC, CNN, Charlie Rose, and many other media.