Georg von Krogh is a Professor at ETH Zurich and holds the Chair of Strategic Management and Innovation. He specializes in competitive strategy, technological innovation, and knowledge management. Professor von Krogh has conducted research in various industries including financial services, media, computer software and hardware, life-sciences, and consumer goods.
Professor von Krogh received his MSc from the Norwegian University of Technology and Natural Science, and a Ph.D. from this University's Department of Industrial Economics and Technology Management. He has been Assistant Professor of Business Policy at SDA Bocconi, Bocconi University in Italy, Associate Professor of Strategy at the Norwegian School of Management, and Professor of Management at the University of St.Gallen in Switzerland, and a Director of this University's Institute of Management. He was also the President of the Research Commission at the University of St. Gallen. He has been Visiting Professor at MIT's Sloan School of Management, Hitotsubashi University in Japan, Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, and the London School of Economics and Political Science. Between 2002 and 2007, Professor von Krogh was an academic fellow and faculty member of the World Economic Forum.