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: December 13, 2018

Hosts Nicolaj Siggelkow, Harbir Singh, and Saikat Chaudhuri are joined by Ravi Rishy-Maharaj (CEO and Founder, GigSky) on the Thursday, December 13, 2018 edition of Mastering Innovation.Read More

Air Date: Thursday, December 13, 2018

Mastering Innovation: November 29, 2018

Hosts Nicolaj Siggelkow, Harbir Singh, and Saikat Chaudhuri are joined by Nancy Lublin (CEO & Founder, Crisis Text Line) on the Thursday, November 29, 2018 edition of Mastering Innovation.Read More

Air Date: Thursday, November 29, 2018

Mastering Innovation: November 15, 2018

Hosts Nicolaj Siggelkow, Harbir Singh, and Saikat Chaudhuri are joined by Shlomy Kattan (Senior Director, Learning and Human Potential, Pimpact Architecture, XPRIZE) on the Thursday, November 15, 2018 edition of Mastering Innovation.Read More

Air Date: Thursday, November 15, 2018

Mastering Innovation: October 25, 2018

Host Harbir Singh is joined by Rui Barbas (Chief Strategy Ofiicer, Nestle USA) and Scott Belsky (Chief Product Officer and EVP of Creative Cloud, Adobe) on the Thursday, October 25, 2018 edition of Mastering Innovation.Read More

Air Date: Thursday, October 25, 2018

Mastering Innovation: October 18, 2018

Hosts Nicolaj Siggelkow, Harbir Singh, and Saikat Chaudhuri are joined by Louie Gasparini (CEO, Cobault) and Ken Kocienda (Author, N/A) on the Thursday, October 18, 2018 edition of Mastering Innovation.Read More

Air Date: Thursday, October 18, 2018

Mastering Innovation: August 9, 2018

Host Harbir Singh is joined by Vijay Govindarajan (Professor, Tuck School of Business; Author of “The Three Box Solution: A Strategy for Leading Innovation”, Dartmouth) and Shazi Visram (Founder and CEO, Happy Family Brands) on the Thursday, August 9, 2018 edition of Mastering Innovation.Read More

Air Date: Thursday, August 9, 2018

Mastering Innovation: July 12, 2018

Host Harbir Singh is joined by Gary Shenk (Executive Chairman, Branded Entertainment Network (BEN)) and Alain Neyroud (Principal Blockchain Architect, IBM) on the Thursday, July 12, 2018 edition of Mastering Innovation.Read More

Air Date: Thursday, July 12, 2018

Mastering Innovation: June 21, 2018

Hosts Nicolaj Siggelkow, Harbir Singh, and Saikat Chaudhuri are joined by Anuj Gupta (General Manager, Reading Terminal Market Corporation) on the Thursday, June 21, 2018 edition of Mastering Innovation.Read More

Air Date: Thursday, June 21, 2018

Mastering Innovation: June 7, 2018

Host Harbir Singh is joined by Glen Weyl (Principal Researcher; Senior Visiting Scholar at Yale, Microsoft Research) and Wade Chambers (CTO & SPV of Engineering, Grand Rounds) on the Thursday, June 7, 2018 edition of Mastering Innovation.Read More

Air Date: Thursday, June 7, 2018

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