Brian Silverman is the J.R.S. Prichard and Ann Wilson Chair in Management, and Professor of Strategic Management at Rotman. His research focuses on the interaction between a firm’s competitive strategy and organizational structure to affect its performance – in particular, its ability to access and exploit technological capabilities. He studies diverse industries including biotechnology, information processing, consumer electronics, and transportation. He currently serves as Series Editor for Advances in Strategic Management, editorial board member for Organization Science, Research Policy, and Strategic Organization, and Division Chair of the Business Policy & Strategy Division of the Academy of Management.