Alain Verbeke holds the McCaig Research Chair in Management at the Haskayne School of Business, University of Calgary. He also serves as Research Director of the Strategy and Global Management Area, and the Human Resources and Organizational Dynamics Area in the Haskayne School. He was previously the Director of the MBA program, Solvay Business School, University of Brussels (VUB). He was recently appointed as the Inaugural Rugman Memorial Fellow at the Henley Business School, University of Reading (UK). Alain Verbeke has authored or edited 30 books and more than 200 refereed publications. He is a leading thinker on complex project evaluation and the strategic restructuring of complex organizations, both public agencies and business firms. He has been a member of the European Science and Technology Assembly (ESTA) and has served on the board of directors of various educational and research institutions. Alain Verbeke’s academic research agenda consists of revisiting, rethinking and augmenting the core paradigms in strategic management and international business, especially internalization theory. Alain Verbeke serves on the Editorial Board of several journals, and has been Editor of the Journal of International Business Studies. He is presently a Senior Editor of Management and Organization Review. He is an elected Fellow of the Academy of International Business.