Michael J. Mol is a Professor of Strategic and International Management and Head of Department in the Department of Strategic Management and Globalization at Copenhagen Business School. His research focuses on the strategic management of larger firms, with particular interests in innovation, especially management innovation and open innovation, sourcing strategy, especially offshoring and outsourcing, and strategy in Africa. His publications have appeared in among others AMR, GSJ, Research Policy, Organization Studies, and SMJ. He has also (co-)authored four books. He has won several research awards including the best article award from AMR. He serves on the editorial boards of eight academic journals including AMJ and JIBS. Michael is a Dutch national and holds a PhD from Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University.