Johanna Mair is a Professor of Organization, Strategy and Leadership at the Hertie School. Her research focuses on how novel organizational and institutional arrangements generate economic and social development. Mair is also the Distinguished Fellow at the Stanford Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society, Academic Editor of the Stanford Social Innovation Review, and Co-Director of the Global Innovation for Impact Lab. She was a Senior Research Fellow at Harvard Kennedy School and has held visiting positions at Harvard Business School and INSEAD. Her research is published in leading scholarly journals. She serves on the board of foundations and organizations and advises companies, governments, and social impact investors on social innovation. Before earning her Ph.D. in management from INSEAD, she was involved in executive decision-making in international banking.