Alex will discuss his journey from author and expert on business models to being CEO and Founder of Strategyzer, the product business that he has built from his mountain retreat in Switzerland. He will discuss how he manages and leads a fully remote team spread across 12 countries, how some of his biggest breakthroughs as an entrepreneur have come from being coached, how coaching has helped him to resolve team conflict and why at the heart of the business is a commitment to transparency that allows everyone to be part of the journey.
Being Alex, you should expect to interact and be challenged in an interactive session.
Founder & CEO, Strategyzer
Dr. Alexander (Alex) Osterwalder, founder & CEO of Strategyzer, is one of the world’s most influential strategy and innovation experts. A leading author, entrepreneur, and in-demand speaker, his work has changed the way established companies do business and how new ventures get started.
Ranked no. 4 of the top 50 management thinkers worldwide and a visiting professor at IMD, Osterwalder is known for simplifying the strategy development process and turning complex concepts into digestible visual models. Together with Yves Pigneur, he invented the Business Model Canvas, Value Proposition Canvas, and Business Portfolio Map – practical tools that are trusted by millions of business practitioners from leading global companies.
Strategyzer provides online courses, applications, and technology-enabled services to help organizations effectively and systematically manage strategy, growth, and transformation.