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Marco Iansiti

Co-Founder & Chairman

Marco is a co-founder of Keystone and serves as the chairman of the board of directors. He is the David Sarnoff Professor of Business Administration at Harvard Business School, where he heads the Technology and Operations Management Unity and the Digital Initiative.

An expert on digital innovation and transformation, Marco has a special focus on strategy, business models, and new product development in high technology industries. He is the author or coauthor of more than 100 publications. His second book, The Keystone Advantage: What the New Dynamics of Business Ecosystems Mean for Strategy, Innovation, and Sustainability was selected as one of the 10 best business books of the year in 2004 by Strategy and Business. Marco advises a variety of Fortune 500 companies with a focus on digital strategies and transformation. An original co-founder and board member of Model N Inc., he currently serves on the boards of AltX, Module Q and Decibel. He has been a faculty member at HBS since 1989.

Marco would be most grateful for the invention of a robot that could attend meetings and take notes in his stead.