IN THE NEWS: Vijay was named #3 on the Thinkers50 List in November, 2011! Read the Press Release.
Vijay is widely regarded as one of the world’s leading experts on strategy and innovation. He is the Earl C. Daum 1924 Professor of International Business at the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College. He was the first Professor in Residence and Chief Innovation Consultant at General Electric. He worked with GE’s CEO Jeff Immelt to write “How GE is Disrupting Itself ”, the Harvard Business Review article that pioneered the concept of reverse innovation – any innovation that is adopted first in the developing world. Harvard Business Review rated reverse innovation as one of the ten big ideas of the decade.
Govindarajan has been identified as a leading management thinker by influential publications including: Outstanding Faculty, named by Business Week in its Guide to Best B-Schools; Top Ten Business School Professor in Corporate Executive Education, named by Business Week; Top Five Most Respected Executive Coach on Strategy, rated by Forbes; Top 50 Management Thinker, named by The London Times.
Vijay’s newest book, Reverse Innovation: Create Far From Home, Win Everywhere has already become the #1 Wall Street Journal Best Seller, #5 New York Times Best Seller, #1 USA TodayBest Seller, #1 Barnes & Noble Best Seller, #1 Amazon Business Best Seller. Read more about this newest breakthrough book on innovation.
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