Philippe Very

Professor, Head of faculty - Strategy, Entrepreneurship & Operations

Main contributions

Finance Contrôle Stratégie (2018), Regards croisés sur l'Economie (2014), Thunderbird International Business Review (2013 ; 2017), [email protected]@gement (2004 ; 2012), Scandinavian Journal of Management (2011), Human Resources Management (2011), Management International (2009 ; 2010 ; 2018), Sécurité & Stratégie (2009 ; 2010 ; 2013), Revue Française de Gestion (2008 ; 2009 ; 2013 ; 2014 ; 2019), Journal of Organizational Behavior (2007), Journal of Management Studies (2006 ; 2007), British Journal of Management (2006), Organization Studies (2005), Long Range Planning (2003)

Discipline: Strategy
Faculty: Strategy, Entrepreneurship & Operations
Expertise: Mergers and Acquisitions and International Management


Philippe Very is professor of strategic management and head of faculty at EDHEC Business School, France. He is also Robert Reynolds Distinguished Lecturer at the University of Denver, Colorado. Professor Very is the author of many publications (books, academic journals, business press), some of them being awarded. He is also intervening on Radio Channels and Web TVs. He animates executive seminars in companies. His main areas of expertise cover the management of mergers and acquisitions and international management. Prof VERY is currently President of Atlas AFMI (French-speaking Academy of International Management). He worked as 2008-2009 President of AIMS the French-speaking Academy of Management. He is currently member of the Board of SFM (Société Française de Management). He also acts as EPAS auditor for EFMD Accreditations.

Publications of Philippe Very

09.02.2021 - Book publication

Open Internationalization Strategy

Philippe Very, Tournois Nadine

Routledge, New York, January 2021

01.12.2020 - Chapter publication

Cultural hybridization in the Russian car industry

Philippe Very, Montenero Vincent

Emerald, London, December 2020, Pages 5 - 20

30.09.2020 - Book publication

Understanding National Culture and Ethics in Organizations: A Study of Eastern and Central Europe

Philippe Very

September 2020

05.03.2020 - Article in a peer reviewed journal

Intelligence artificielle et recherche en gestion

Philippe Very, Ludovic Cailluet

Revue Française de Gestion, March 2020

20.12.2018 - Article in a peer reviewed journal

Theories d'internationalisation, ouverture et connaissance

Philippe Very, Tournois Nadine

Management International, Volume 22, December 2018, Pages 11 - 17

Derniers articles EDHEC Vox


Internationalisation of companies: criminal risks and solutions

  • Philippe Very , Professor, Head of faculty - Strategy, Entrepreneurship & Operations
  • Bertrand Monnet , Senior Lecturer, Holder - Criminal Risks Management Chair