Every Thursday a business school professor, an expert in his or her field, will define five key terms. The definitions can be found in the “editors choice” below.
Jérôme Barthélemy is a professor of management at Essec Business School, France, where he teaches strategic management, alliances and partnerships and outsourcing strategies
His research areas focus on strategic outsourcing and the management of franchise networks.
He has a PhD in strategic management from HEC Paris and a master of research in the same subject from the Université de Paris X-ESSEC-HEC.
Prof Barthélemy was also visiting research scholar at the University of California, Berkeley (US), Stanford University and Cambridge University.