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Professor Chris Tucci

Professor of Digital Strategy & Innovation - Imperial College Business School


Christopher L. Tucci is Professor of Digital Strategy & Innovation at Imperial College Business School.He was Professor of Management of Technology at the Ecole Polytechnique Fédéralede Lausanne (EPFL), where he held the Chair in Corporate Strategy & Innovation. He was Dean of the College of Management from 2013-2018.In 2018, he was Visiting Thought Leader at CEIBS in Shanghai, China. He received the degrees of Ph.D. in Management from the Sloan School of Management, MIT; SM (Technology & Policy) from MIT; and BS (Mathematical Sciences), AB (Music), and MS (Computer Science) from Stanford University. He was an industrial computer scientist involved in developing Internet protocols and applying artificial intelligence tools. Professor Tucci teaches courses in Design Thinking, Digital Strategy, and Innovation Management. His primary area of interest is in how firms make transitions to new business models, technologies, and organizational forms. He also studies crowdsourcing, Internetworking, and digital innovations. His article with Allan Afuah, “Crowdsourcing as solution to distant search,” won the Best Paper of 2012 forAMR.He has served in leadership positions in the Academy of Management (AOM) and the Strategic Management Society.