Portrait Prof. Dr. Simon Grand

Prof. Dr.

Co-Head HBM Management Lab

Simon Grand has been Co-Head of the HBM Management Lab at the HBM School of Entrepreneurship (ES-HSG) since 2022.

Since 2016, Simon Grand has been Associate Professor for Strategic Management and Management Innovation at the University of St. Gallen. He researches and teaches on practices, routines and processes of strategic management, in organizations of the creative economies, family-owned enterprises, technology companies and research institutions. He is research fellow of the Swiss Institute of Small Business and Entrepreneurship (KMU-HSG) and of the Zurich Center for Creative Economies at Zurich University of the Arts (ZHdK).

He is also a management researcher, strategy designer and knowledge entrepreneur, and was founder and academic director of the RISE Management Innovation at University of St. Gallen from 2001 to 2021. Furthermore, he has been member of the board of directors of globally active Swiss family-owned companies, currently of Buchi Labortechnik AG (since 2009) and of Hotz Holding AG, where he also has been leading the group strategy board (since 2016). And he is member of the committee for selection & individual mentoring at the Swiss Study Foundation.

For further information, see: www.simongrand.com

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