Göran Roos

Göran Roos is chairing the Advanced Manufacturing Council in Adelaide and a member of the Economic Development Board and the Advisory Board of Invest in South Australia as well as of CSIRO’s Manufacturing Sector Advisory Council. He is Honorary Professor at Warwick Business School in the UK; Visiting Professor of Intangible Asset Management and Performance Measurement at the Centre for Business Performance at Cranfield University, UK; Professor in Strategic Design in the Faculty of Design at Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Australia; Adjunct Professor at Mawson Institute at University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia; Adjunct Professor at ECIC, University of Adelaide, South Australia; Australia; Adjunct Professor at University of Technology Sydney Business School, Australia; Adjunct Professor at Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore and Senior Advisor to Aalto Executive Education Academy in Helsinki.
He has been both a member of the board and chairman of the board for VTT International in Finland as well as Visiting Professor of Innovation Management and Business Model Innovation at VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland [where he still holds the title of Professor], part-time visiting Intellectual Capital Adjunct at Melbourne Business School, Mt. Eliza Centre for Executive Education and part-time Industrial Professor of Strategy and Internationalisation at the Norwegian School of Management in Oslo. He has also been a Visiting Research Associate in technology-based business development at the Institute for Policy Science located at the University of Saitama Campus Kita-Urawa, Japan and in Biotechnology at the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences in Uppsala, and in Intellectual Capital at
Henley Management College.
Göran is the founder or co-founder of several companies in different countries and is presently the Managing Director for Intellectual Capital Services Ltd. He has also worked as a consultant in more than 50 countries as well as having served in management positions in several European and US-based corporations and presently sits on several corporate advisory boards as well as CSIRO’s Manufacturing Sector Advisory Council. He has been supporting the Prime Minister’s Taskforce on Manufacturing in Australia and is presently a member of the Prime Ministers Manufacturing Leaders Group
Göran is one of the founders of modern intellectual capital science and a recognised world expert in this field as well as a major contributor to the thinking and practice in the areas of strategy and innovation management as well as industrial and innovation policy.
Göran is the author and co-author of over one hundred books, book chapters, papers and articles on Intellectual Capital, Innovation Management, Strategy and Industrial Policy many of which have been recognised with awards.
Göran was named one of the 13 most influential thinkers for the 21st Century by the Spanish business journal “Direccion y Progreso” and was appointed “Manufacturing for the Future” Thinker in Residence by the South Australian Premier for the year 2011.