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Vijay Govindarajan

Coxe Distinguished Professor of Management

Areas of Expertise

Strategy, innovation, execution


Implementing Strategy


DBA, Harvard University, 1978; MBA, Harvard University, 1976; BC, Annamalai University, 1969


Vijay Govindarajan (VG) is the Coxe Distinguished Professor at Dartmouth College’s Tuck School of Business, a Faculty Partner at the Silicon Valley incubator Mach49 and a Senior Advisor at the strategy consulting firm Acropolis Advisors. He is a New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestselling author. His latest book is The Three Box Solution. His Harvard Business Review articles “Engineering Reverse Innovations” and “Stop the Innovation Wars” won McKinsey Awards for best article published in HBR. His HBR articles “How GE Is Disrupting Itself” and “The CEO’s Role in Business Model Reinvention” are HBR all-time top-50 bestsellers. Follow him on LinkedIn.