Pierre Dussauge holds an Msc. degree from HEC Paris and a Ph.D. in Management Science from Paris-Dauphine University. He was a visiting professor at the Ross Business School at the University of Michigan (Ann Arbor) from 1991 to 2003. He has also taught at INSEAD, IESE, INCAE, the Indian School of Business (Hyderabad), and Tsinghua University. Pierre is the author or co-author of several books in the field of strategic management and received the 1995 McKinsey award for best management book published in France. His current research focuses on global strategic alliances. In addition, Pierre Dussauge has been a consultant or a management educator with a number of firms in Europe and in the US.