Igor Filatotchev is a Vice Dean (International Relations) and Professor of Corporate Governance and Strategy at King's Business School, King's College London. He is also a Visiting Professor at Vienna University of Economics and Business (Austria). Before joining King's he held various academic positions at Cass Business School (City University London), Nottingham University Business School, Bradford University School of Management, and Birkbeck College (University of London). He received his undergraduate degree in Mathematics from Moscow’s Institute of Physics and Technology followed by a PhD in Economics from the Institute of World Economy and International Relations (Moscow). His research examines corporate governance, entrepreneurship and strategic decisions. He has published more than 150 articles in leading journals including Academy of Management Journal, Strategic Management Journal, Organization Science, Journal of Management and Journal of International Business Studies. He is a Consulting Editor of Journal of Management Studies.