VERY Philippe, PhD

Head of Faculty (Management & Strategie) & Professor

Speciality : Strategy
Expertise : Mergers and Acquisitions, Strategy firm internationalization economic crime

EDHEC Business School
393/400 Promenade des Anglais - BP3116
06202 Nice cedex 3 - France
Tel.: + 33 (0)4 93 18 99 66
Fax : + 33 (0)4 93 83 08 10

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Philippe Very, Ph.D, is Professor of Strategy and Head of faculty, management & strategy, at EDHEC Business School, France. He has been awarded “Robert Reynolds Distinguished Lecturer”, University of Colorado at Denver (USA). He is the author of many articles published in top-tier academic journals, of several books, and of many interventions in the media. He has been elected the 2009-2010 President of the French Academy of Management (AIMS), and currently participates in the Board of several academic associations. His main research topics are: mergers and acquisitions, international strategies and economic crime management.

Main academic publications

Finance Contrôle Stratégie (2018), Regards croisés sur l'Economie (2014), Thunderbird International Business Review (2013), M@n@gement (2004 ; 2012), Scandinavian Journal of Management (2011), Human Resources Management (2011), Management International (2009 ; 2010), Sécurité & Stratégie (2009 ; 2010 ; 2013), Revue Française de Gestion (2008 ; 2009 ; 2013 ; 2014), Journal of Organizational Behavior (2007), Journal of Management Studies (2006 ; 2007), British Journal of Management (2006), Organization Studies (2005), Long Range Planning (2003)

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