Olaf J Groth, PhD
Faculty Mentor, IBD, Lecturer, Haas School of Business, UC Berkeley
Dr. Groth serves as Professional Faculty at UC Berkeley’s Haas School of Business and Professor of Global Strategic Management, Innovation & Economics, as well as Program Director for Digital & Disruption Futures at Hult International Business School, teaching across a global campus network in San Francisco, Boston, New York, London, Ashridge, Dubai and Shanghai. Dr. Groth, Founder & CEO of Cambrian Futures, Inc., is a member of the Global Expert Network for the 4th Industrial Revolution at the World Economic Forum, a Visiting Scholar at UC Berkeley’s Roundtable on the International Economy (BRIE) and its program Working in the Era of Intelligent Tools & Systems (WITS). He has served as a Sr. Adviser to the UK’s All Parliament AI Global Governance Commission (AIGG), Sr. Fellow at the Center for Competitiveness at Grenoble École de Management and the Institute for Business in the Global Context at Tufts University’s Fletcher School.
Dr. Groth holds PhD & MALD degrees in international affairs with business, economics and technology focus from the Fletcher School at Tufts University, MAIPS & BA degrees with economics focus from Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey. He studied negotiation at Harvard, trade at Georgetown, finance at Berkeley, leadership at the Center for Creative Leadership.