Professor Richard D’Aveni

Dartmouth College Tuck School of Business

Richard A. D’Aveni is Professor of Strategic Management at the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College, an attorney and a CPA. His current research focuses include “hypercompetitition,” beating the commodity trap, and strategic supremacy.

In 2007 and 2009, D’Aveni was named to the Thinkers 50, a definitive listing of the world’s top 50 business thinkers. He served as a consultant to countless international corporations and organizations including Motorola, General Electric, PepsiCo, and Pfizer. He is the author of five books including the bestseller Hypercompetition, which is available in 11 languages and has been described by Fortune magazine as “a modern-day analogue to The Art of War.”

At Tuck, D’Aveni is coordinator of the of the strategy and technology group at the Tuck School. He was selected a Forum Fellow by the World Economic Forum, earned a A.T. Kearney Award for his research, and served as the Sol C. Snider Entrepreneurial Center Fellow for the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

D’Aveni earned a B.A. from Cornell University, JD from Suffolk University, MBA from Boston University and PhD from Columbia University. He also has a CPA from the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.