GAO Xudong is an Associate Professor in the Department of Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Strategy and the Director of the MBA Program at Tsinghua University’s School of Economics and Management. He holds a PhD in Management from the Sloan School of Management at MIT, a MA in Industrial Economics from the Renmin University of China, and a BE in Industrial Management Engineering from the Harbin Institute of Technology. At Tsinghua he offers courses such as Strategic Management, Technology Strategy, and High Tech Entrepreneurship.
Dr. GAO is an expert in technology management in China. His book, Indigenous Innovation at Firms: Strategy and Methods, is among the first books in managing indigenous innovation in China. He serves on numerous boards and consults for notable firms in China.