About Torben Pedersen

Torben Pedersen is professor of International Business at the Bocconi University, Milan, Italy, and was previously professor at Copenhagen Business School. His research interests are in the interface between strategy 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 JournalStrategic Management JournalJournal of ManagementJournal 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 housesHe has more than 19.000 google scholar citations and an H-index of 61 (as of 10/3-2021)

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 AssociationHe 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 Manufacturing Academy of Denmark focusing of issues of digitalization and sustainability. His latest book written for a practitioner audience is entitled: Data-Driven Innovation: Why the Data-Driven Model Will be Key to Future Success.