Bertrand V. Quélin (email@example.com) is Professor of Strategic Management and Business Policy at HEC Paris where he holds the Bouygues Chair in Smart City and the Common Good. He has been Head of the Strategy Department (2014-2018). His research interests focus on contractual relationships (strategic outsourcing, vertical integration, supplier-buyer relationships), inter-organizational relationships (Public-Private Partnerships) and hybrid organizations. He is the author of several papers in international journals that appeared in such journals as The Academy of Management Review, Academy of Management Perspectives, Journal of Business Ethics, Journal of Management Studies, Organization Science and Research Policy, and some others. He is also member of the editorial board of the Journal of Management Studies and Global Strategy Journal. He holds a Ph.D. degree in Economics (Un. of Paris).