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Matthew YEATON

Assistant Professor

Strategy and Business Policy

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Matthew Yeaton is an Assistant Professor at HEC Paris and is affiliated with the Hi! Paris Center on Data Analytics and Artificial Intelligence for Science, Business and Society. He obtained his PhD in Management from Columbia University. He is a Strategy scholar and computational social scientist focused on topics at the nexus of organizational culture and social network structure. He is interested in social learning, language and coordination, and organizational structure and social networks, especially in the context of digitization. 

Prior to starting his PhD, he worked as a senior research analyst at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. He received his bachelor's degree in Mathematics and Economics from Columbia University.


  • PhD, Management, Columbia University - USA

Academic appointments

Academic Responsibilities at HEC

  • 2021- Assistant Professor, Strategy and Business Policy HEC Paris