David J Teece

Motu Hapū

David J. Teece is the Thomas W. Tusher Professor in Global Business at the University of California’s Haas School of Business (Berkeley). He is also the director of the Center for Global Strategy and Governance and faculty director of the school’s Institute for Business Innovation. He is the author of over 30 books and 200 scholarly papers and co-editor of the Palgrave Encyclopedia of Strategic Management. Dr. Teece has received seven honorary doctorates and has been recognized by Royal Honors.

Professor Teece is an authority on matters of technological change and organizational structure, particularly as it relates to competition policy and intellectual property. He is also a proud ex-pat kiwi and the patron and inaugural member of the Motu Hapū, an invitation only group of prominent economics and public policy experts who support Motu.

Professor Teece has a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania and a MBA from Wharton and has held teaching and research positions at Stanford University and Oxford University. He has testified before Congress on regulatory policy and competition policy, is author of over 100 books and articles, and is the editor of Industrial & Corporate Change (Oxford University Press).

He has also testified before judges, juries, arbitrators, and tribunals in the U.S. and abroad, both on liability and complex valuation and damage issues. Professor Teece has been Chairman of LECG since 1988. He is also a Director of the Atlas Family of Mutual Funds and I-CAP.