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Biographies

Irene Yuan Sun

Irene Yuan Sun

Irene Yuan Sun leads McKinsey & Company’s research and client work on Africa-China business and economic development. Her thinking is focused on deeply understanding developing countries’ own experiences in order to remake global development....

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Pinar Ozcan

Pinar Ozcan

An associate professor of strategic management at Warwick Business School, she specializes in strategy, entrepreneurship, and the emergence of new markets. Her research focuses on the emergence and evolution of markets from the perspective of...

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Anita Krohn Traaseth

Anita Krohn Traaseth

Anita Krohn Traaseth is the managing director of Innovation Norway, the Norwegian Government’s most important instrument for innovation and development of Norwegian enterprises and industry. Previously, she was CEO of Hewlett-Packard Norway....

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Tsedal Neeley

Tsedal Neeley

An associate professor in the Organizational Behavior unit at Harvard Business School, Neeley is the author of The Language of Global Success: How a Common Tongue Transforms Multinational Organizations (Princeton University Press, 2017). Her...

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Tendayi Viki

Tendayi Viki

The founder and principal consultant at Benneli Jacobs, a strategy and innovation consultancy firm that helps companies develop their internal ecosystems to innovate like startups, Viki co-designed and helped implement Pearson’s Product Lifecycle,...

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Dai Wei

Dai Wei

There is nothing so practical as a great idea. Putting the sharing economy to work is the Chinese bike-sharing startup ofo. It began life two years ago with its founders pooling private savings of 150,000 yuan ($21,800). CEO Dai Wei, the...

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