Dr. Yves Pigneur has served as Professor of Management Information Systems at the University of Lausanne since 1984, and as visiting professor at Georgia State University, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, and the University of British Columbia. He earned his doctoral degree at the University of Namur, Belgium. He is editor-in-chief of the academic journal Systèmes d’Information & Management (SIM). Together with Alexander Osterwalder, they authored the international bestseller Business Model Generation: A Handbook for Visionaries, Game Changers, and Challengers (23 translations) BMGEN.
In 2012-2013, he is visiting professor at the National University of Singapore (NUS) Business School.