Mays Business School is hosting Vijay Govindarajan on Friday as a part of the Dean’s Distinguished Scholar Lecture Series.

The event, scheduled for 10:30 a.m. to noon in Ray Auditorium in the Wehner Building, is open to the public.

Dartmouth's Vijay Govindarajan will speak at Mays this Friday as a part of the Dean's Distinguished Scholar Lecture Series.
Dartmouth’s Vijay Govindarajan will speak at Mays this Friday as a part of the Dean’s Distinguished Scholar Lecture Series.

Govindarajan is the Earl C. Daum 1924 Professor of International Business at Dartmouth College’s Tuck School of Business and the founding director of Tuck’s Center for Global Leadership.

Govindarajan has been ranked #3 on the Thinkers 50 list of the world’s most influential business thinkers and is widely regarded as one of the world’s leading experts on strategy and innovation. Govindarajan’s recent New York Times and Wall Street Journal best-selling book, Reverse Innovation, examines innovation within the scope of rapidly changing markets and globalization.

Govindarajan has been identified as a leading management thinker by influential publications including: Outstanding Faculty, named by Bloomberg Businessweek in its Guide to Best B-Schools; Top Ten Business School Professor in Corporate Executive Education, named by Bloomberg Businessweek; Top Five Most Respected Executive Coach on Strategy, rated by Forbes; Top 50 Management Thinker, named by The London Times; Rising Super Star, cited by The Economist; and Outstanding Teacher of the Year, voted by MBA students at Dartmouth.