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Michael G Jacobides

Sir Donald Gordon Professor of Entrepreneurship and Innovation; Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship

Session: Rethink, Reshuffle and Reallocate to Win in the New Norm

Michael G Jacobides is a Professor of Strategy and holds the Chair of Entrepreneurship and Innovation at Sir Donald Gordon London Business School. Michael is Academic Advisor to the Boston Consulting Group, Visiting Scholar at the New York Fed, and Visiting Fellow at Cambridge. Also he is recognized as a keynote speaker as he engages in corporate industry and appeal events such as TEDx and the Global Drucker Forum. He is the winner of ‘Theory to Practice Award’ 2018, awarded yearly by the StrategieForum. (WirtshaftsUniversitaet) also he has won ‘Sloan Foundation Award’.

He works on thought leadership with consultants such as McKinsey, IDEO, Accenture, PwC, Deloitte, Keystone and ECSi. On policy, he has worked with the UK parliament (on the future of financial services), the European Council (on innovation in Europe) and has spearheaded RedesignGreece. He served on the Global Agenda Council of the World Economic Forum, where he is the Academic Lead on the Digital Ecosystems project, and has presented in the Davos Annual meetings.

He expertise in areas such as industry evolution, changes in firm boundaries, new business models, value migration and strategy in shifting environments, and how digital ecosystems transform the business context. He teaches strategy, innovation, transformation and turnarounds.