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Greg Richards

Director, MBA Program, Telfer School of Management
University of Ottawa, Telfer School of Management

Greg Richards is a professor at the Telfer School of Management at the University of Ottawa, Director of the MBA program, and Director of the Centre for Business Analytics and Performance. He has a background in industry having worked as a management consultant for 15 years focused primarily on helping organizations build systems to enable flawless execution of strategy. He was also a senior manager in a large software firm just prior to entering academia. Greg’s research focuses on the use of knowledge to enable performance in organizations. He was a member of Peter Senge’s Society for Organizational Learning and has taken lessons learned there into his research work focusing on how knowledge flows through organizations leading to higher performance, innovation and change. Lately, he has been exploring how managers use data to make informed decisions about strategic and operational changes required to sustain high performance. 

Greg Richards