Daniel Corsten

Professor of Operations Management at IE Business School

Daniel Corsten

Daniel Corsten is Professor of Operations & Technology Management at IE.

He received a PhD in marketing from University St. Gallen where he worked as Assistant and Associate Professor. He also taught and researched at the London Business School, Wharton School at University of Pennsylvania, INSEAD and Bocconi University.

Professor Corsten teaches in the IMBA and EMBA Program as well as in the Owner Scale Up Program. He has received several awards for teaching excellence in Executive Education.

His research has appeared in Management Science, Strategic Management Journal, Journal of Marketing and Journal of Operations Management, in managerial journals such as Harvard Business Review and the International Commerce Review and was mentioned among others in the Financial Times, Bloomberg Business, India Times, and in the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung. He authored several books on supply chain management (in German).

He has consulted and researched with Fortune 500 companies such as ABB, Agentrics, BASF, Bayer, Brammer, Coloplast, Daimler, Danone, Metro, Microsoft, Nestle, Procter & Gamble, SAP, Swisscom, UBS and Unilever.

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