Jerry Wind, PhD

Lauder Professor, Academic Director, The Wharton Fellows Program Director, SEI Center for Advanced Studies in Management, Professor of Marketing, The Wharton School

Research Interests:

Global marketing strategy, marketing-driven corporate strategy, new product and business development

About Jerry:

Yoram (Jerry) Wind joined the Wharton faculty in 1967, after receiving his doctorate from Stanford University. Since 1988, he has served as the founding director of the Wharton “think tank” — the SEI Center for Advanced Studies in Management — and is currently leading the development of the X-Functional Integration initiatives of the School. He is also the founder and academic director of the Wharton Fellows program and the initiator and founding editor of Wharton School Publishing, the joint venture of Wharton and Pearson/Financial Times. Dr. Wind has consulted and conducted research for more than 100 companies. His most recent books, The Power of Impossible Thinking, with Colin Crook, Driving Change, with Jeremy Main, and Convergence Marketing, with Vijay Mahajan, have received wide acclaim. 

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Executive Education Programs Taught

Digital Marketing Strategies for the Digital Economy
Understand and evaluate key aspects of digital marketing, including digital strategy and social media, to enable successful development and implementation of relevant and powerful digital marketing efforts.

Global CEO Program: A Transformational Journey
This program meets on three non-consecutive weeks in three different countries – IESE in Sao Paulo, Brazil, the Wharton School in Philadelphia, and CEIBS in Shanghai, China. Strengthen your knowledge of new markets, reflect on pressing issues, and broaden your skills as a senior leader.

Links@Wharton
This highly customized Wharton Executive Education and Leadership in the Knowledge Society program will help you better address the current global concerns and strategic leadership challenges facing you and your organization.

Wharton Fellows: Master Classes and Networking for Senior Executives
Academic Director
This program offers a lifelong network of senior executives, Wharton faculty, and leading experts that provides continuous critical knowledge, challenges to the status quo, and unparalleled decision support. The program's unique format — short, global master classes and a continuously linked community of experts — helps senior leaders to meet the current and future business challenges of accelerated, disruptive change.