Our Faculty

Our 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 management trends. You can expect timely, innovative learning activities, materials, and content in all IMD programs.

Knut Haanaes

Professor Haanaes' research interests are related to digital transformation, strategy and sustainability. 

He has published articles on strategy and sustainability in top publications such as Harvard Business Review and Sloan Management Review and has conducted reports for BCG and the World Economic Forum. He is co-author of the bestselling book "Your Strategy Needs a Strategy" published in 2015 by Harvard Business Review Press. He is also a recent TED speaker ("Two reasons companies fail – and how to avoid them").

Program Director

Knut Haanaes



Knut Haanaes

Norwegian, Professor

Topic: Strategy