Meet your Program Directors
IMD and CKGSB Faculty members are recognized world authorities in their fields. Dividing their time between teaching, research, and working with international companies, they remain on top of the latest digital and management trends. You can expect timely, innovative learning activities, materials, and content in all programs.
His research focuses on how to organize innovation in a turbulent world. He collaborates with innovative Chinese companies and entrepreneurial multinationals to explore novel ways of organizing, accelerating innovation, enabling digital business transformation and designing business ecosystems to thrive on uncertainty. He frequently contributes to prestigious publications such as Harvard Business Review and MIT Sloan Management Review and is author of Business Ecosystems in China. He’s a founding member of the Business Ecosystem Alliance. In 2017 he was named on the prestigious Thinkers50 Radar list of 30 next-generation business thinkers.
His research focuses on Machine Learning, Bayesian Nonparametrics, Big Data, Choice Modeling, Text Mining, Recommender Systems. Professor Li has published on leading academic journals such as Management Science, Marketing Science, and Journal of Marketing Research. At CKGSB, Dr. Li teaches marketing management to MBAs, EMBAs and Executive Education. He has also consulted for Tencent, Baidu and Yonghui Groups, and currently holds a US patent.
By engaging with local start-ups that understand customers’ pain points, Western multinationals can provide innovative products and services for the Chinese market. China represents a huge growth market for many companies. Yet many Western multina…
China’s retail revolution draws on convenience and technology to fulfil customer needs in innovative ways.
By putting the consumer’s needs at the center, China’s retail companies have rethought the value chain and reinvent the retail model, delivering a greater and more relevant retail experience to consumers, argued Mark Greeven, IMD’s Professor of In…
Building Digital Ecosystems contributing faculty bring a fantastic combination of world-class cutting-edge research on digital transformation enhanced by rich experiences and insights from their strategic roles at some of the top global digital companies.
Prof. Joshi specializes in helping organizations use artificial intelligence and develop their big data, analytics and AI capabilities.
Prof. Liao’s areas of expertise are in strategic planning and execution, partnerships, investment, innovation, corporate branding and communications