2013 Ranking: #3
2011 Ranking: #6
Winner: 2013 Thinkers50 Book Award
Shortlisted: 2011 Thinkers50 Book Award
Shortlisted: 2011 Thinkers50 Breakthrough Idea Award
Roger Martin is the former dean of the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto (where he now holds Premier’s Chair in Productivity and Competitiveness.) He is best known for his work on integrative thinking as a means of solving complex problems.
Playing to Win: How Strategy Really Works (2013), co-authored with Procter & Gamble’s A.G. Lafley, won the 2013 Thinkers50 Best Book Award. His other bestsellers include The Opposable Mind (2008), The Design of Business: Why Design Thinking is the Next Competitive Advantage (2009), and Fixing the Game: Bubbles, Crashes and What Capitalism Can Learn from the NFL (2011).
Roger Martin’s Big Idea Part I
Roger Martin’s Big Idea Part II
Roger Martin’s Big Idea Part III
Roger Martin’s Big Idea Part IV