Anne Sigismund Huff is Professor of Strategic Innovation and Research Development at Maynooth University, School of Business. She teaches strategic management and works with faculty and students to help develop their research capabilities. She is also an Academic Director of CLIC, the Center for Leading Innovation & Cooperation at HHL – Leipzig Graduate School of Management, a past President of the Academy of Management, and the Founding Director of the Advanced Institute of Management Research (AIM), a UK wide management research initiative. Her research interests and publications focus on open innovation, cognitive aspects of strategic change, and the processes of academic research and publication. In 2013 MIT Press published Leading Open Innovation, a book she edited with Kathrin M. Möslein and Ralf Reichwald.