About the Author

Renato J. Orsato

Renato J. Orsato is a Senior Research Fellow at the INSEAD Social Innovation Centre, Fontainebleau (France). As a researcher, educator and consultant, in the past 15 years he has worked at academic institutions, such as Lund University (Sweden), University of Amsterdam (Holland) and University of Technology, Sydney (Australia), as well as with public organizations and private businesses in more than 20 countries.

He holds a PhD in Management, a Masters (Honors) in Organization Studies and BA (Honors) in Civil Engineering and Business Administration. He has written several book chapters and teaching cases, and published in academic journals such as California Management Review, Organization Studies, and Journal of Industrial Ecology.