Renée Mauborgne is The INSEAD Distinguished Fellow and a professor of strategy at INSEAD, one of the world’s top business schools. She is also Co-Director of the INSEAD Blue Ocean Strategy Institute. She was born in the United States.
Mauborgne sirvió en la Junta de Asesores del Presidente Barack Obama sobre Facultades y Universidades Históricamente Negras (HBCU, por sus siglas en inglés) durante los dos períodos del presidente. También es Miembro del Foro Económico Mundial.
Mauborgne ha publicado numerosos artículos sobre estrategia y administración de empresas, disponibles en The Academy of Management Journal, Management Science, Organization Science, Strategic Management Journal, Administrative Science Quarterly, Journal of International Business Studies, Harvard Business Review, Sloan Management Review y otros. También ha publicado numerosos artículos en The Wall Street Journal, The Wall Street Journal Europe, The New York Times y The Financial Times, entre otros.
Mauborgne is the co-author of the global bestseller Blue Ocean Strategy (Harvard Business Review Press) and the indispensable follow-up, BLUE OCEAN SHIFT: Beyond Competing – Proven Steps to Inspire Confidence and Seize New Growth (Hachette Books, September 2017). BLUE OCEAN SHIFT is a New York Times Bestseller and #1 Wall Street Journal Bestseller. It is also an USA Today Bestseller, Los Angeles Times Bestseller, and an International Bestseller. Amazon selected BLUE OCEAN SHIFT as a “Best Business and Leadership Books of 2017.” BLUE OCEAN SHIFT was also selected as “Apple iBooks’ Best Business Book of the Month”, and as a Financial Times “Business Book of the Month”. Her book Blue Ocean Strategy has sold over 3.6 million copies and is recognized as one of the most iconic and impactful strategy books ever written. It is being published in a record-breaking 44 languages and is a bestseller across five continents. Blue Ocean Strategy has won numerous awards including “The Best Business Book of 2005″ Prize at the Frankfurt Book Fair. It was also selected as a “Top Ten Business Book of 2005″ by Amazon.com, and as one of the 40 most influential books in the History of the People’s Republic of China (1949-2009) along with Adam Smith’s The Wealth of Nations and Milton Friedman’s Free to Choose. Click here for a list of the major book awards won.
Mauborgne is ranked in the top 5 management gurus in the world in the Thinkers50 listing of the World’s Top Management Gurus. She is the highest placed woman ever on Thinkers50. In 2014, Mauborgne, along with her colleague W. Chan Kim, received the Carl S. Sloane Award for Excellence from the Association of Management Consulting Firms due to the impact their management research has made on the global consulting industry. She also won the 2011 Thinkers50 Strategy Award. Mauborgne was selected for the 2011 Leadership Hall of Fame by Fast Company magazine and as one of the World’s 50 Best Business School Professors in 2012 by Fortune.com. She was also named among the world’s top five best business school professors in 2013 by MBA Rankings.
Mauborgne received the Nobels Colloquia Prize for Leadership on Business and Economic Thinking 2008 and is the winner of the Eldridge Haynes Prize, awarded by the Academy of International Business and the Eldridge Haynes Memorial Trust of Business International, for the best original paper in the field of international business. She is the winner of the Prix DCF 2009 (Prix des Dirigeants Commerciaux de France 2009) in the category of “Stratégie d’entreprise.” L’Expansion named Mauborgne along with her colleague W. Chan Kim as “the number one gurus of the future.” The Sunday Times (London) called them “two of Europe’s brightest business thinkers,” and noted, “Kim and Mauborgne provide a sizeable challenge to the way managers think about and practice strategy.” The Observer called Kim and Mauborgne, “the next big gurus to hit the business world.” She won the 2007 Asia Brand Leadership Award. Mauborgne and Kim are the top 5 bestselling authors in the world at the Case Centre and the recipients of numerous Case Centre awards including “The Global Top 10 Bestselling Case Writers (2015/2016)”, “All-Time Top 40 Bestselling Cases” in 2014, “Best Overall Case” in 2009 across all disciplines and “Best Case in Strategy” in 2008.
Mauborgne es cofundadora de la Red Global del Océano Azul (BOGN, siglas en inglés), una comunidad internacional de práctica sobre la familia de conceptos de la estrategia del océano azul, creada por ellos. BOGN recibe a académicos, consultores, ejecutivos y funcionarios públicos.