Faculty

Faculty

The programme Leading Business Model Innovation Workshops is led by prof. Jan van den Ende and dr Daan Stam.

Prof. Jan van den Ende
Jan van den Ende is professor of management of technology and innovation at RSM. His expertise is in the development process of new products and services in firms – a process that is important for a company’s continued performance. Creating ideas, selecting projects, developing products and commercialising them must be well organised. By studying innovation in firms such as ING, ASML, Philips and Unilever, Jan’s research group investigates the effects of networks between people at the forefront of innovation, the proper balance between freedom and control in innovation activities, and innovation activities in service and creative firms.

Dr Daan Stam
Daan Stam is associate professor of innovation at RSM. His academic research focuses on leadership in situations of change, including the role of leadership in innovation and business development among others. A second area of his research is creativity, including the effects of leadership on creativity, creativity in online settings, and group creativity. Daan has taught creativity and brainstorming to bachelor and master students as well as executives.