HEC Lausanne

Visiting professor at HEC Montreal

Dr. Pigneur is a professor of management and information systems at the University of Lausanne since 1984, and has held visiting professorships at Georgia State University, University of British Columbia, National University of Singapore, and HEC Montreal. He earned his doctoral degree at the University of Namur, Belgium. He was the former editor-in-chief of the academic journal « Systèmes d’Information & Management (SIM) ». Together with Alexander Osterwalder, they authored the international bestseller « Business Model Generation », translated in 30 languages. In 2014, they co-authored the new book on “Value Proposition Design”. Yves is a frequent keynote speaker and guest lecturer on business models in universities, large corporations, entrepreneurship events and international conferences throughout the world.