Harbir Singh

Mack Professor of Management; Co-Director, Mack Institute for Innovation Management; Vice Dean, Global Initiatives; Co-Author of "The Strategic Leader's Roadmap: 6 Steps for Integrating Leadership and Technology" and "The India Way", The Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania
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Harbir Singh has served as past Chair of the Business Policy and Strategy Division of the Academy of Management and Chair of Wharton’s Management Department. He has served on the editorial boards of several leading management journals. His research on the role of cultural distance in explaining the choice of entry mode by multinationals won the “JIBS Decade Award”, presented by the Journal of International Business Studies. He has also received the Strategic Management Society’s Award for Outstanding Research. He is a Fellow of the Strategic Management Society, the premier professional body for research in strategy, and was named its Dean in 2015. Harbir has taught extensively in Wharton’s multiple degree programs. He is on the Academic Advisory Board of the Indian School of Business, and has been a Visiting Professor at the London Business School and Bocconi University, Italy. He has worked with companies such as Glaxo Smithkline, Verizon, Cisco, and the Aditya Birla Group on issues relating to strategy, alliances and acquisitions.

Book, Strategic Leaders Roadmap – https://www.amazon.com/Strategic-Leaders-Roadmap-Integrating-Leadership/dp/1613630778/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1480453493&sr=1-1 

Book, India Way – https://www.amazon.com/India-Way-Business-Revolutionizing-Management/dp/1422147592/ref=sr_1_3?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1480453493&sr=1-3

Past Appearances

Mastering Innovation: March 14, 2019

Hosts Nicolaj Siggelkow, Harbir Singh, and Saikat Chaudhuri are joined by David Zhou (Head of Product, Autonomous Driving, Baidu USA) and Marco Zappacosta (Co-founder and CEO, Thumbtack) on the Thursday, March 14, 2019 edition of Mastering Innovation.Read More

Air Date: Thursday, March 14, 2019

Mastering Innovation: March 7, 2019

Hosts Nicolaj Siggelkow, Harbir Singh, and Saikat Chaudhuri are joined by Robert Graboyes (Senior Research Fellow, Mercatus Center at George Mason University) and Geralyn Breig (CEO, Founder, AnytownUSA) on the Thursday, March 7, 2019 edition of Mastering Innovation.Read More

Air Date: Thursday, March 7, 2019

Mastering Innovation: February 28, 2019

Hosts Nicolaj Siggelkow, Harbir Singh, and Saikat Chaudhuri are joined by Deepa Prahalad (Author) and Tanya Berman (Vice President, Chocolate Category, Mars Wrigley Confectionery U.S.) on the Thursday, February 28, 2019 edition of Mastering Innovation.Read More

Air Date: Thursday, February 28, 2019

Mastering Innovation: February 21, 2019

Hosts Nicolaj Siggelkow, Harbir Singh, and Saikat Chaudhuri are joined by John Krakauer (Co-Founder, Neuro Motor Innovations) and Robert Sears (Managing Partner, Arion Advisors) on the Thursday, February 21, 2019 edition of Mastering Innovation.Read More

Air Date: Thursday, February 21, 2019

Mastering Innovation: February 14, 2019

Hosts Nicolaj Siggelkow, Harbir Singh, and Saikat Chaudhuri are joined by Katy Latimer (Vice President of Culinary Innovation, Dunkin’ Brands) and Ajay Anand (CEO, Rare Carat) on the Thursday, February 14, 2019 edition of Mastering Innovation.Read More

Air Date: Thursday, February 14, 2019

Mastering Innovation: February 7, 2019

Hosts Nicolaj Siggelkow, Harbir Singh, and Saikat Chaudhuri are joined by Joel Marcus (Executive Chairman & Founder, Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc.) and Elizabeth O’Day (Olaris Therapeutics, CEO & Founder) on the Thursday, February 7, 2019 edition of Mastering Innovation.Read More

Air Date: Thursday, February 7, 2019

Mastering Innovation: January 31, 2019

Hosts Nicolaj Siggelkow, Harbir Singh, and Saikat Chaudhuri are joined by Jennifer Dulski (Head of Groups and Community; Author, “Purposeful: Are You a Manager or a Movement Starter?”, Facebook) and Miguel Quiroga (CEO, Visible) on the Thursday, January 31, 2019 edition of Mastering Innovation.Read More

Air Date: Thursday, January 31, 2019

Mastering Innovation: January 24, 2019

Hosts Nicolaj Siggelkow, Harbir Singh, and Saikat Chaudhuri are joined by Miguel Quiroga (CEO, Visible) on the Thursday, January 24, 2019 edition of Mastering Innovation.Read More

Air Date: Thursday, January 24, 2019

Mastering Innovation: January 17, 2019

Hosts Nicolaj Siggelkow, Harbir Singh, and Saikat Chaudhuri are joined by Michael R. Jaff (President, Newton-Wellesley Hospital) and Jeremy Gilbert (Director of Strategic Initiatives, The Washington Post) on the Thursday, January 17, 2019 edition of Mastering Innovation.Read More

Air Date: Thursday, January 17, 2019

Mastering Innovation: January 10, 2019

Hosts Nicolaj Siggelkow, Harbir Singh, and Saikat Chaudhuri are joined by Charles Best (Founder & CEO, DonorsChoose.org) and Kevin Werbach (Associate Professor of Legal Studies and Business Ethics, The Wharton School) on the Thursday, January 10, 2019 edition of Mastering Innovation.Read More

Air Date: Thursday, January 10, 2019

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