Ilya Cuypers is an Associate Professor of Strategy at the Lee Kong Chian School of Business, Singapore Management University. He received his PhD in strategic management and international business from Tilburg University, the Netherlands. He works in the areas of strategic management and international business. Specifically, his current research focuses on the governance, dynamics and performance implications of (cross-border) external corporate development activities (e.g., acquisitions, alliances and joint ventures), investment decisions under uncertainty, and issues related to interorganizational ties. His work has been published in journals such as Strategic Management Journal, Organization Science and Journal of International Business Studies. He is currently a Representative-at-Large for the SMS Global Strategy Interest Group, and serves on the research committee of the Academy of Management’s International Management Division. Previously he also served on the research committee of the Academy of Management’s Strategy Division.