On April 4, 2013 at DSV, Dr. Radu Mihalache from VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands and Wilfrid Laurier University, Canada has given a seminar regarding Strategic Sourcing. The seminar was organized by the Center for Service Science and Innovation and IT Management group at DSV and is available on http://play.dsv.su.se.
Dr. Radu Mihalache is Assistant Professor at VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands and Wilfrid Laurier University, Canada. He has received his doctoral degree from Erasmus University in 2012. The topic of his doctoral dissertation was concerning “Stimulating Innovation: The Roles of Offshoring and Leadership”. The finds of his research shows that firms’ innovation can be greatly increased through offshoring of services, but too much can cause harm. He also shows how leadership and sourcing of resources can hamper or enhance innovation competitiveness. Dr. Mihalache’s research work has been published in Strategic Management Journal and presented at international conferences such as Academy of Management, Strategic Management Society, and Academy of International Business.