Renowned conference speaker Julian Birkinshaw is Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship and Deputy Dean at the London Business School. He is also a Fellow of the British Academy, the Academy of Social Scientists, and the Academy of International Business.
The author of fourteen books, Julian Birkinshaw is widely recognized as an expert on all things relating to innovation, entrepreneurship, and renewal within large corporations. Amongst his bestsellers, he includes “Fast/Forward”, “Becoming a Better Boss”, “Reinventing Management”, and “Giant Steps in Management”.
Julian Birkinshaw, besides writing bestsellers, also regularly contributes to various publications. Amongst these are Sloan Management Review, Strategic Management Journal, Academy of Management Journal, and Harvard Business Review. Regularly quoted in international media outlets like CNN, The Economist, BBC, Bloomberg Business Week, the Huffington Post, and The Times, Julian regularly speaks at business conferences around the globe, traveling to locations as diverse as Australia, Europe, the UK, and North America.
With regards to his education, Julian Birkinshaw holds a Ph.D. and MBA in Business from the Richard Ivey School of Business, University of Western Ontario, and a BSc (Hons) from the University of Durham. A faculty member at London Business School for the last 18 years, he is the current Deputy Dean (Programmes) and Director of the Deloitte Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship.
With regards to honours and awards, Julian Birkinshaw received an Honorary Doctorate from the Stockholm School of Economics. He was also ranked 43rd on the 2015 Thinkers 50 list of the most influential management thinkers in the world.
Julian Birkinshaw is the co-founder of the Management Innovation Lab. The initiative forms a unique partnership between academia and businesses seeking the acceleration and evolution of management.
Julian Birkinshaw is a popular consultant, speaker, and executive educator to many large corporations. Amongst these, he includes Bayer, BMW, Novo Nordisk, Roche, Tata, UBS, Unilever, Toshiba, and many others.
Julian Birkinshaw lives in the UK and presents in English.
“Change isn’t just for the rank-and-file anymore; its coming for you. Instant access to information and global resources have changed the world we live and work in. Julian Birkinshaw shows that 19th century industrial management won’t work in a 21st century fluid workplace.”
“IF YOU ARE LOOKING FOR GUIDANCE ON HOW TO NAVIGATE TODAY’S DISRUPTIVE BUSINESS WORLD, THIS BOOK IS FOR YOU.” (On Fast/Forward)