Hamid Bouchikhi

Prolific researcher in organizational theory.


Thinkers50 Radar Class of 2021. 


Recipient of the prize for the best research in SME management (France, 2009).


Recipient of the the MIT Sloan Management Review Richard Beckhard Memorial Prize in 2014.


Researches organizational theory, entrepreneurship, and managerial innovation. Shows how to understand a company’s identity, how to take control of it, and how to leverage it for long-term adaptation and success.


Moroccan-born dean of SolBridge International School of Business, South Korea. Previously founder and director of the Entrepreneurship Centre at ESSEC Business School, France.



The Soul of the Corporation: How to Manage the Identity of Your Company (with John Kimberly). 

Media picks


“Valuable insights into the importance of corporate identity – especially in times of crisis.”

Stuart Crainer & Des Dearlove, Thinkers50

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