Willy Shih is a Professor of Management Practice at the Harvard Business School. His interests are in national competitiveness and capability development by firms in emerging markets, global sequential production systems, and the management of science and technology intensive businesses.
Prior to joining the Harvard Business School, Shih spent 18 years in the computer industry and 10 years in consumer electronics.
Shih has two bachelor’s degrees from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and a PhD from the University of California at Berkeley. He is on the board of directors of Flextronics International, and he chairs the Technical Advisory Board for QD Vision Inc., Watertown, MA.