Zeki Simsek is a Professor of Management and Gressette Chair of Business Strategy and Planning at College of Business, Clemson University. Prior to this appointment he held the Eversource Scholar of Technological Entrepreneurship and Ackerman Scholar at the University of Connecticut. Zeki’s research focuses on strategic leadership, innovation, and entrepreneurship. His papers have appeared in the Academy of Management Journal, Strategic Management Journal, Organization Science, Journal of Applied Psychology, Journal of Management, Journal of Management Studies, and others. He is currently Associate Editor of the Academy of Management Journal, and on the editorial boards of Strategic management Journal and Academy of Management Discoveries.