Rob Wolcott

Biography

Rob Wolcott is a leading expert on business innovation and corporate growth. Co-Founder & Executive Director of the Kellogg Innovation Network, he is a Clinical Professor of Innovation and Entrepreneurship at the Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University.

Wolcott is co-author of Grow From Within:  Mastering Corporate Entrepreneurship and Innovation and his work has appeared in MIT Sloan Management Reviewstrategy+businessThe Wall Street JournalAdvertising AgeBusiness WeekThe Financial Times (European Edition), The New York Times and numerous overseas publications.

He has served on the advisory boards of Nordic Innovation for the Nordic Council, Oslo, Norway; the Kraft Foods Global Technology Council (GTC); and GE’s Innovation Accelerator. Wolcott is also a partner with Clareo, a growth strategy consultancy serving senior executives at global corporations such as Exelon, Castrol, Johnson Controls, Baker Hughes and others.