Professor of Strategic Management, Cranfield School of Management, Cranfield University
Programme Director of “Directors as Strategic Leaders”
Visiting Professor, RSM, Erasmus University

Patrick Reinmoeller, PhD, is Professor of Strategic Management at Cranfield School of Management, UK and a Core Member of the China Research Centre and a Visiting Professor at Erasmus University in the Netherlands. His research on strategy and innovation within MNEs with an emphasis on capabilities to create and exploit knowledge has been published in the Asia Pacific Journal of Management, European Management Journal, British Journal of Management, Organization Studies, MIT Sloan Management Review and Strategic Organization.

Patrick was a full time member of faculty at Erasmus University, the Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology and Visiting Faculty at the University of Pretoria (South Africa), Hitotsubashi University (Japan), NUCB (Japan),  LIUC (Italy) and St Gallen University (Switzerland). Patrick is a member of the Editorial Board of the International Journal of Technology Intelligence and Planning, International Journal of Strategic Change Management. Reviewing for the Academy of Management Review, Organization Science, Organization Studies, MIT Sloan Management, Journal of Management Studies, and other leading journals, he has won multiple reviewer awards of the Academy of Management and the Strategic Management Society. Patrick was educated in Germany, Italy and Japan and his working languages are Dutch, English, German, Italian, and Japanese. He received his PhD at the University of Cologne and completed his post-doctoral research at the Institute of Innovation Research, Hitotsubashi University.

  • 1994, Ph.D. in Business Administration (with honours), University of Cologne
  • 1990, MSc in Business Administration, University of Cologne
  • 1987, BA in Management, University of Cologne
  • Strategic leadership and management
  • Dynamic (managerial) capabilities and knowledge creation
  • International strategy and multinationals
  • Institutions and institutional change
  • Strategic Management
  • International Business