Paul Strebel

Program Director

Paul Strebel Professor Emeritus of Governance, Strategy and Change.

Paul Strebel

Program Director

Paul Strebel Professor Emeritus of Governance, Strategy and Change.

Meet your Program Director


Paul Strebel works with boards of directors and top management teams as an educator and advisor on strategic vision and the resolution of boardroom conflicts. In addition to personal experience as a board director, he has facilitated interactive workshops and seminars on best in-class boards and strategic breakthroughs for multinationals in Europe, U.S., South Africa, the Middle East and S.E. Asia.

Paul Strebel’s publications
Business model evolution: Outpacing opportunities
By Emeritus Professor Paul Strebel

This background note describes industry evolution as a sequence of business models that leading players often use to dominate the industry at different stages in its development.

The BlackRock letter: A turning point for real change?
By Professor Knut Haanaes and Emeritus Professor Paul Strebel

Although greenwashing is far too common, recently there have been two powerful “green shots,” which show that business is finally taking sustainability a lot more seriously.

Why nobody takes corporate social responsibility seriously
By Emeritus Professor Paul Strebel and Professor Knut Haanaes

Why the cynicism? Consider this real setting: About 25 owners and top executives of medium-sized companies have come together to discuss sustainability.

Strategy is dead? Long live strategic thinking!
By Emeritus Professor Paul Strebel

The world is moving too fast for strategy. Industry boundaries are blurring, new entrants and technologies are emerging in unexpected places.

From triple towards one bottom-line
By Emeritus Professor Paul Strebel

How to integrate financial and sustainability reporting