Alexander Osterwalder at #BIF2017 #bmgen #BusinessModel
Alexander Osterwalder is an entrepreneur, speaker and business model innovator.
He describes himself as “obsessed with making strategy, innovation, and entrepreneurship simple, practical, and applicable.” Osterwalder co-authored 2010’s Business Model Generation, a global bestseller on business model innovation.
His Business Model Canvas, a tool to visualize, challenge and re-invent business models, is used by leading organizations around the world, such as GE, P&G, Ericsson, and 3M.
He is also co-author of Value Proposition Design, published in 2014. Osterwalder co-founded the software company Strategyzer.com, which offers software and training on business model innovation and strategy.
He is a frequent keynote speaker and guest lecturer in top universities around the world, including Stanford, Berkeley, MIT, IESE, and IMD. He holds a PhD from HEC Lausanne, Switzerland.