Top-Rated Speakers Bureau and Entertainment Booking Agency for Corporate Meetings and Business Events. Book an AAE Speaker Today.
Top-Rated Speakers Bureau and Entertainment Booking Agency for Corporate Meetings and Business Events. Book an AAE Speaker Today.
Click to Open Search Bar

Julian Birkinshaw

Renowned Strategy & Leadership Expert

REQUEST BOOKING INFORMATION

Julian Birkinshaw Biography

Julian Birkinshaw is Professor and Chair of Strategy and Entrepreneurship at the London Business School. He is co-founder of the Management Lab (MLab), a Fellow of the Advanced Institute of Management Research (UK), and a Fellow of the Academy of International Business.

He has PhD and MBA degrees in business from the Richard Ivey School of Business, University of Western Ontario, and a BSc (Hons) from the University of Durham. He was awarded an Honorary Doctorate by the Stockholm School of Economics in 2009.

Professor Birkinshaw's main area of expertise is in the strategy and management of corporations, and on such specific issues as corporate entrepreneurship, innovation, subsidiary-headquarters relationship, knowledge management, network organizations, and global customer management. He is the author of eleven books—including Reinventing Management (2010), Giant Steps in Management (2007), Inventuring: Why Big Companies Must Think Small (2003), Leadership the Sven-Goran Eriksson Way (2002), and Entrepreneurship in the Global Firm (2001)—and over fifty articles. He is active as a consultant and executive educator to many large companies, including Rio Tinto, SAP, ABN AMRO, GSK, ABB, Ericsson, Kone, Exxon, WPP, Bombardier, Sara Lee, HSBC, Akzo Nobel, Roche, Thyssen Krupp, UBS, PWC, Coloplast, BBC, and Novo Nordisk.

In 1998 the leading British management magazine Management Today profiled Professor Birkinshaw as one of six of the Next Generation of Management Gurus. He is regularly quoted in international media outlets, including CNN, BBC, The Economist, The Wall Street Journal, and The New York Times. He speaks regularly at business conferences in the UK, Europe, North America, and Australia. Professor Birkinshaw is co-founder with best-selling author Gary Hamel of the Management Innovation Lab (MLab), a unique partnership between academia and business that is seeking to accelerate the evolution of management.

Speaking Topics
  • Managing the Global Firm

  • Corporate Strategies That Work

  • Innovation & Change in a Chaotic Environment

  • The Five Myths of Innovation

    The Five Myths of Innovation addresses how companies can develop more effective ways of innovating, including by diagnosing the weaknesses in their "innovation value chain" and defining the aspects of their culture that promote or suppress innovative effort. Julian Birkinshaw focus particularly on the strengths and limitations of online jams/idea exchanges as a way of generating and developing new ideas.

  • Strategic Agility

    This speech is all about helping companies to develop the capabilities they need to spot and seize new opportunities. In a fast-changing world, companies no longer need a precisely defined strategic plan. Instead, they need a set of "simple rules" and a guiding vision, and an empowered and entrepreneurial workforce who can respond quickly to whatever opportunities come their way.

  • Reinventing Management

    Julian Birkinshaw works to help companies to become as innovative in how they work as they are in the products and services they sell. This includes identifying the "design flaws" that prevent companies from delivering on their true potential, and designing management "experiments" to try out new ways of working in a low-risk way. This talk addresses how a reinvention of management can make all the difference in workplace innovation.

Videos
News
FAQs
  • How do I book Julian Birkinshaw to speak at my event?

    Our experienced booking agents have successfully helped clients around the world secure speakers like Julian Birkinshaw for speaking engagements, personal appearances, product endorsements, or corporate entertainment since 2002. Click the Check Availability button above and complete the form on this page to check availability for Julian Birkinshaw, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to discuss your upcoming event. One of our experienced agents will be happy to help you get speaking fee information and check availability for Julian Birkinshaw or any other speaker of your choice.
  • What are the speaker fees for Julian Birkinshaw

    Speaking fees for Julian Birkinshaw, or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. The estimated fees to book Julian Birkinshaw are $30,000 - $50,000 for live events and available upon request for virtual events. For the most current speaking fee to hire Julian Birkinshaw, click the Check Availability button above and complete the form on this page, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak directly with an experienced booking agent.
  • What topics does Julian Birkinshaw speak about?

  • Where does Julian Birkinshaw travel from?

    Julian Birkinshaw generally travels from Please Contact, but can be booked for private corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances across the country.
  • Who is Julian Birkinshaw’s agent?

    AAE Speakers Bureau has successfully booked keynote speakers like Julian Birkinshaw for clients worldwide since 2002. As a full-service speaker booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Please click the Check Availability button above and complete the form on this page including the details of your event, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Julian Birkinshaw for your next private or corporate function.
  • What is a full-service speaker booking agency?

    AAE Speakers Bureau is a full-service speaker booking agency, meaning we can completely manage the speaker’s or celebrity’s engagement with your organization from the time of booking your speaker through the event’s completion. We provide all of the services you need to host Julian Birkinshaw or any other speaker of your choice, including offer negotiation, contractual assistance, accounting and billing, and event speaker travel and logistics services. When you book a speaker with us, we manage the process of hosting a speaker for you as an extension of your team. Our goal is to give our clients peace of mind and a best-in-class service experience when booking a speaker with us.
  • Why is AAE Speakers Bureau different from other booking agencies?

    If you’re looking for the best, unbiased speaker recommendations, paired with a top-notch customer service experience, you’re in the right place. At AAE Speakers Bureau, we exclusively represent the interests of our clients - professional organizations, companies, universities, and associations. We intentionally do not represent the speakers we feature or book. That is so we can present our clients with the broadest and best performing set of speaker options in the market today, and we can make these recommendations without any obligation to promote a specific speaker over another. This is why when our agents suggest a speaker for your event, you can be assured that they are of the highest quality with a history of proven success with our other clients.
Check Availability

Tell us about your event!

During normal business hours, we respond to most inquiries within 4 hours.

Users also viewed these speakers:

This website is a resource for event professionals and strives to provide the most comprehensive catalog of thought leaders and industry experts to consider for speaking engagements. A listing or profile on this website does not imply an agency affiliation or endorsement by the talent.

All American Entertainment (AAE) exclusively represents the interests of talent buyers, and does not claim to be the agency or management for any speaker or artist on this site. AAE is a talent booking agency for paid events only. We do not handle requests for donation of time or media requests for interviews, and cannot provide celebrity contact information.

If you are the talent and wish to request a profile update or removal from our online directory, please submit a profile request form.

Renowned Strategy & Leadership Expert

Travels From:
Speaking Fee:

Julian Birkinshaw Biography

Julian Birkinshaw is Professor and Chair of Strategy and Entrepreneurship at the London Business School. He is co-founder of the Management Lab (MLab), a Fellow of the Advanced Institute of Management Research (UK), and a Fellow of the Academy of International Business.

He has PhD and MBA degrees in business from the Richard Ivey School of Business, University of Western Ontario, and a BSc (Hons) from the University of Durham. He was awarded an Honorary Doctorate by the Stockholm School of Economics in 2009.

Professor Birkinshaw's main area of expertise is in the strategy and management of corporations, and on such specific issues as corporate entrepreneurship, innovation, subsidiary-headquarters relationship, knowledge management, network organizations, and global customer management. He is the author of eleven books—including Reinventing Management (2010), Giant Steps in Management (2007), Inventuring: Why Big Companies Must Think Small (2003), Leadership the Sven-Goran Eriksson Way (2002), and Entrepreneurship in the Global Firm (2001)—and over fifty articles. He is active as a consultant and executive educator to many large companies, including Rio Tinto, SAP, ABN AMRO, GSK, ABB, Ericsson, Kone, Exxon, WPP, Bombardier, Sara Lee, HSBC, Akzo Nobel, Roche, Thyssen Krupp, UBS, PWC, Coloplast, BBC, and Novo Nordisk.

In 1998 the leading British management magazine Management Today profiled Professor Birkinshaw as one of six of the Next Generation of Management Gurus. He is regularly quoted in international media outlets, including CNN, BBC, The Economist, The Wall Street Journal, and The New York Times. He speaks regularly at business conferences in the UK, Europe, North America, and Australia. Professor Birkinshaw is co-founder with best-selling author Gary Hamel of the Management Innovation Lab (MLab), a unique partnership between academia and business that is seeking to accelerate the evolution of management.

Julian Birkinshaw Speaking Topics

  • Managing the Global Firm

  • Corporate Strategies That Work

  • Innovation & Change in a Chaotic Environment

  • The Five Myths of Innovation

    The Five Myths of Innovation addresses how companies can develop more effective ways of innovating, including by diagnosing the weaknesses in their "innovation value chain" and defining the aspects of their culture that promote or suppress innovative effort. Julian Birkinshaw focus particularly on the strengths and limitations of online jams/idea exchanges as a way of generating and developing new ideas.

  • Strategic Agility

    This speech is all about helping companies to develop the capabilities they need to spot and seize new opportunities. In a fast-changing world, companies no longer need a precisely defined strategic plan. Instead, they need a set of "simple rules" and a guiding vision, and an empowered and entrepreneurial workforce who can respond quickly to whatever opportunities come their way.

  • Reinventing Management

    Julian Birkinshaw works to help companies to become as innovative in how they work as they are in the products and services they sell. This includes identifying the "design flaws" that prevent companies from delivering on their true potential, and designing management "experiments" to try out new ways of working in a low-risk way. This talk addresses how a reinvention of management can make all the difference in workplace innovation.

Julian Birkinshaw Videos

  • Julian Birkinshaw from London Business School: Bureaucracy ...
  • Innovation in healthcare: changing the way we work, Professor ...
  • What is Innovation Management by Dr Julian Birkinshaw - YouTube

Speaker Lists Featuring Julian Birkinshaw

FAQs on booking Julian Birkinshaw

  • How do I book Julian Birkinshaw to speak at my event?

    Our experienced booking agents have successfully helped clients around the world secure speakers like Julian Birkinshaw for speaking engagements, personal appearances, product endorsements, or corporate entertainment since 2002. Click the Check Availability button above and complete the form on this page to check availability for Julian Birkinshaw, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to discuss your upcoming event. One of our experienced agents will be happy to help you get speaking fee information and check availability for Julian Birkinshaw or any other speaker of your choice.
  • What are the speaker fees for Julian Birkinshaw

    Speaking fees for Julian Birkinshaw, or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. The estimated fees to book Julian Birkinshaw are $30,000 - $50,000 for live events and available upon request for virtual events. For the most current speaking fee to hire Julian Birkinshaw, click the Check Availability button above and complete the form on this page, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak directly with an experienced booking agent.
  • What topics does Julian Birkinshaw speak about?

  • Where does Julian Birkinshaw travel from?

    Julian Birkinshaw generally travels from Please Contact, but can be booked for private corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances across the country.
  • Who is Julian Birkinshaw’s agent?

    AAE Speakers Bureau has successfully booked keynote speakers like Julian Birkinshaw for clients worldwide since 2002. As a full-service speaker booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Please click the Check Availability button above and complete the form on this page including the details of your event, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Julian Birkinshaw for your next private or corporate function.
  • What is a full-service speaker booking agency?

    AAE Speakers Bureau is a full-service speaker booking agency, meaning we can completely manage the speaker’s or celebrity’s engagement with your organization from the time of booking your speaker through the event’s completion. We provide all of the services you need to host Julian Birkinshaw or any other speaker of your choice, including offer negotiation, contractual assistance, accounting and billing, and event speaker travel and logistics services. When you book a speaker with us, we manage the process of hosting a speaker for you as an extension of your team. Our goal is to give our clients peace of mind and a best-in-class service experience when booking a speaker with us.
  • Why is AAE Speakers Bureau different from other booking agencies?

    If you’re looking for the best, unbiased speaker recommendations, paired with a top-notch customer service experience, you’re in the right place. At AAE Speakers Bureau, we exclusively represent the interests of our clients - professional organizations, companies, universities, and associations. We intentionally do not represent the speakers we feature or book. That is so we can present our clients with the broadest and best performing set of speaker options in the market today, and we can make these recommendations without any obligation to promote a specific speaker over another. This is why when our agents suggest a speaker for your event, you can be assured that they are of the highest quality with a history of proven success with our other clients.

Julian Birkinshaw is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics such as Managing the Global Firm, Corporate Strategies That Work, Innovation & Change in a Chaotic Environment, The Five Myths of Innovation, Strategic Agility and Reinventing Management. The estimated speaking fee range to book Julian Birkinshaw for your event is $30,000 - $50,000. Julian Birkinshaw generally travels from and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances. Similar motivational celebrity speakers are Gary Hamel, Richard Florida, Geoffrey Moore, Ram Charan and Nitin Nohria. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Julian Birkinshaw for an upcoming live or virtual event.

Julian Birkinshaw Speaking Topics

  • Managing the Global Firm

  • Corporate Strategies That Work

  • Innovation & Change in a Chaotic Environment

  • The Five Myths of Innovation

    The Five Myths of Innovation addresses how companies can develop more effective ways of innovating, including by diagnosing the weaknesses in their "innovation value chain" and defining the aspects of their culture that promote or suppress innovative effort. Julian Birkinshaw focus particularly on the strengths and limitations of online jams/idea exchanges as a way of generating and developing new ideas.

  • Strategic Agility

    This speech is all about helping companies to develop the capabilities they need to spot and seize new opportunities. In a fast-changing world, companies no longer need a precisely defined strategic plan. Instead, they need a set of "simple rules" and a guiding vision, and an empowered and entrepreneurial workforce who can respond quickly to whatever opportunities come their way.

  • Reinventing Management

    Julian Birkinshaw works to help companies to become as innovative in how they work as they are in the products and services they sell. This includes identifying the "design flaws" that prevent companies from delivering on their true potential, and designing management "experiments" to try out new ways of working in a low-risk way. This talk addresses how a reinvention of management can make all the difference in workplace innovation.

Julian Birkinshaw Speaker Videos

  • Julian Birkinshaw from London Business School: Bureaucracy ...
    Innovation in healthcare: changing the way we work, Professor ...
  • What is Innovation Management by Dr Julian Birkinshaw - YouTube
    Julian Birkinshaw - NEW WAYS OF WORKING IN THE POST ...
  • A Day of Executive Education - Julian Birkinshaw, Becoming a better ...

Julian Birkinshaw News

Tell us about your event!

During normal business hours, we respond to most inquiries within 4 hours.

  • Customized Service

    Our agents find the right fit for your event

  • Unparalleled Database

    Full access to all speakers & celebrities

  • One Stop Shopping

    A reliable and unbiased point of contact

  • Logistics Management

    Your personal Logistics Manager who takes care of all event details

Speakers Similar to Julian Birkinshaw

This website is a resource for event professionals and strives to provide the most comprehensive catalog of thought leaders and industry experts to consider for speaking engagements. A listing or profile on this website does not imply an agency affiliation or endorsement by the talent.

All American Entertainment (AAE) exclusively represents the interests of talent buyers, and does not claim to be the agency or management for any speaker or artist on this site. AAE is a talent booking agency for paid events only. We do not handle requests for donation of time or media requests for interviews, and cannot provide celebrity contact information.

If you are the talent and wish to request a profile update or removal from our online directory, please submit a profile request form.

TOP