Prof. Dr. Holger Ernst
Holger Ernst is full professor of business administration, esp. technology and innovation management at the WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management, Vallendar, Germany. He is a regular visiting professor and a member of the Center for Research in Technology and Innovation (CRTI) at the Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University, USA. He is also honorary professor and principal fellow within the Faculty of Business and Economics at the Melbourne Business School, The University of Melbourne, Australia.
Prof. Ernst has published about 50 papers in the fields of innovation, technology, new product development and intellectual property management in leading journals such as Journal of Marketing, Journal of Product Innovation Management, Research Policy and others. He has won multiple research and best teacher awards. He is also member of the editorial boards of Journal of Product Innovation Management, Creativity and Innovation Management and Journal of Knowledge Management.
Prof. Ernst is co-founder of Patentsight GmbH, a Lexis Nexis Company, located in Bonn, Germany. He advises and speaks to corporations worldwide and he supports start-ups as a business angel.