Torben PedersenAffiliation: Copenhagen Business School

Bio: Torben Pedersen is professor of Global Strategy at Copenhagen Business School. His research interests are in the interface between strategy, sustainability and international management and he has published over 100 articles and books concerning the managerial and strategic aspects of globalization.

His research has appeared in prominent journals such as Academy of Management Journal, Strategic Management Journal, Journal of Management, Journal of International Business Studies, Journal of Management Studies and Organization Science. In addition, he has written more than 25 teaching cases published at case clearing houses. He was Vice-President for AIB (2008-2010) and Program chair in 2009 for the AIB-conference in San Diego. He was also Vice Chairman of EIBA from 2007-2010. He is an elected Fellow of the Academy of International Business, Strategic Management Society and European International Business Association. He is founding editor of Global Strategy Journal and serves on numerous editorial boards.

He has directed a number of research projects and is currently one of the leaders of the national research program, Manufacturing Academy of Denmark, focusing on promoting digitalization and sustainability in Danish companies (it entails sustainability projects in companies (like Danfoss, LEGO, MAN Energy and Novo Nordisk). He is also one of the leaders of a European research project on the resilience in global value chains of European companies.

Last Updated: May 2024