Georg von Krogh is a Professor at ETH Zurich and holds the Chair of Strategic Management and Innovation. He is also a member of the National Research Council (Nationaler Forschungsrat) of the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNF), Chairman of the International Advisory Board at the Research Council of Norway, and a Research Fellow at Judge Business School, University of Cambridge. Georg was the Head of ETH Zurich's Department of Management, Technology, and Economics from 2008-2011. He specializes in competitive strategy, technological innovation, and the knowledge-based theory of organizations. He has conducted research in various industries including financial services, media, computer software and hardware, life-sciences, and consumer goods. Georg has published in the Academy of Management Journal, Information Systems Research, Management Science, MIS Quarterly, Organization Science. and Strategic Management Journal. Awards and recognitions include The Association of American Publishers' "Best Professional Business Book Award", the Organization and Management Theory Division's "Best Symposium Award" at the Academy of Management, Harvard Business Review's "Breakthrough Idea," and the ETH Teaching Award "Goldene Eule.“ He serves on the editorial boards of Academy of Management Discoveries and the Academy of Management Journal., and is a former senior editor at Organization Studies.