Covid-19 Update


Effective Monday, March 16, 2020 and until further notice, Econsult Solutions is having staff members work from home. This form of “social distancing” has been implemented with the safety of our staff and the community at large in mind. We have instituted all necessary remote-working features and remain open for business, hard at work on current engagements and eager to hear how we can support your needs. 

These are extraordinary times. The global pandemic has reached every aspect of every life in every corner of the world. More than ever, ESI stands ready to apply economics, strategy, and insight to help you move forward. Be on the lookout for additional content on our blog, Present Value. Together we will emerge stronger and wiser. 

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Bruce Rayner

Senior Editor, Business and Technology, ESI ThoughtLab

Background & Experience

Bruce Rayner is an award-winning writer and editor with over 25 years of experience covering global business and technology issues. As a member of the ESI ThoughtLab team, he works with a variety of clients to produce compelling research and thought leadership content. Prior to ESI ThoughtLab, Bruce was director of enterprise thought leadership for IHS Inc., now IHS Markit, where he was editorial director of IHS Quarterly. Bruce’s publication experience includes ComputerWorld, Electronic Business, Electronic News and Harvard Business Review. In addition, he has launched websites, including, and produced and chaired conferences, including co-chairing the Supply Network Conference with Dr. Hau Lee, Stanford University. Educated as an economist, Bruce spent his early career at Data Resources Inc. in Washington DC, and taught undergraduate economics at Adelaide University, South Australia.

Areas of Expertise

  • Thought leadership
  • Writing
  • Editing
  • Publishing
  • Technology