Michel Ferrary is professor of management at the Graduate School of Economics and management of the University of Geneva and associate scholar at Skema Business School. He obtained is PhD at HEC Paris. For the past 20 years, he was frequently visiting scholar at Stanford University. His fields of research are centered on management of innovation, venture capital industry, high-tech clusters and network theory, with a special focus on the Silicon Valley. His ongoing research is dedicated to organizational behavior, stakeholder theory and strategic human resource management. He has published in several international scholarly journals like Entrepreneurship: Theory and Practice, Journal of Business Ethics, Economy and Society, California Management Review and European Management Journal.