Morten Bennedsen is the Niels Bohr Professor at the University of Copenhagen (Denmark) and the André and Rosalie Hoffmann Chaired Professor of Family Enterprise at INSEAD (France and Singapore). He obtained my PhD from Harvard University. He is an expert on owner-managed and family business.
He has written 3 book manuscripts, published 30+ articles (mostly) in top economics and finance journals, 30+ business cases, 30+articles in Danish and Swedish economic journals and policy reports and 150+ popular media articles and interviews on 6 continents. He writes regular columns in China, Hong Kong, Korea and Taiwan.
He is the academic director of the Wendel International Center for Family Enterprise at INSEAD and the FAMBUSS group at the University of Copenhagen. Furthermore, he was was the founding director of the Center for Owner-managed Firms at Copenhagen Business School and is currently the editor of The Journal of Corporate Finance.
He has served as an advisor to the Danish and UK Governmenst, the EU, private equity funds and the World Bank. He gives talks and teach executive programs to business families, advisors and investors around the world.