Ram Mudambi is Frank M. Speakman Professor of Strategy at Temple University’s Fox School of Business. Previously he taught at Case Western Reserve University, the University of Reading and the University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill and was a Visiting Professor at Bocconi University, Uppsala University and the University of Sydney. Ram Mudambi is a Fellow of the Academy of International Business, a Co-Editor of the Global Strategy Journal and a former Area Editor of the Journal of International Business Studies. He serves on numerous editorial boards, including the Asia Pacific Journal of Management, Management International Review, the Journal of World Business, Industry and Innovation and the Journal of International Management. His work has appeared in Strategic Management Journal, Journal of International Business Studies, Journal of Political Economy and Journal of Economic Geography. He holds a Master's degree from the London School of Economics and a Ph.D. from Cornell. His current research focuses on innovation and governance in knowledge-intensive firms.