Strategic Innovation | Globalization | Transformation
We live in an era of constant change, driven by the dynamic forces of technology, globalization, the changing demographics, and shifting customer preferences. What can we do to anticipate and respond to these changes to stay ahead? In his cutting-edge and forward-thinking presentations, bestselling author and innovation and globalization expert Vijay Govindarajan advises senior executives on how to achieve strategic ambitions in a world of constant flux.
Vijay is the Earl C. Daum Professor of International Business at the Tuck School and founding director of Tuck’s Center for Global Leadership. He is the faculty co-director for Global Leadership 2020 (Tuck’s executive education program that focuses on global management), and was the 2009 Professor-in-Residence and Chief Innovation Consultant for General Electric.
He is the author of six bestselling books, including Ten Rules for Strategic Innovators and The Quest for Global Dominance. He writes a column for FastCompany.com, and his articles have also appeared in journals such as Harvard Business Review, Strategy and Business, California Management Review, MIT Sloan Management Review, and Journal of Business Strategy. As well, one of his papers was recognized as one of the ten most-often cited articles in the entire 40-year history of Academy of Management Journal.
Companies he has advised include AT&T, Boeing, British Telecom, Corning, Ford, The Gap, Hewlett-Packard, The Home Depot, IBM, J.P. Morgan Chase, Johnson & Johnson, Kodak, New York Times, PriceWaterhouseCoopers, Sony, and Wal-Mart. He is recognized as one of today’s leading business strategists, called “Outstanding Faculty” in BusinessWeek; “Top Five Most Respected Executive Coaches on Strategy” by Forbes; and “Eight Leading Executive Advisors” by the Wall Street Journal Online.