Olaf Groth (born in Viersen, Germany) is a professor of Global Strategy, Innovation, and Economics. He is the founder and managing partner of Cambrian, LLC, a think thank that advises executives on disruption, opportunity, and risk in the global digital economy. Groth is also the co-author of Solomon's Code: Humanity in a World of Thinking Machines.
Groth obtained a bachelor's degree and a master's degree in international policy studies (MAIPS) from the Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey. He holds a second master's degree in international affairs (MALD) as well as a PhD in international business relations, technology policy and management, and international political economy from Tufts University’s Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy.
Additional affiliations and memberships
Groth is a member of the World Economic Forum’s Global Expert Network and a Visiting Scholar on innovation strategy and policy at the University of California at Berkeley. He serves as a program director for digital and disruption futures at Ashridge Executive Education and adjunct faculty at Aalto University Executive Education.
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- Groth, Olaf; Nitzberg, Mark (2018-11-06). Solomon's Code: Humanity in a World of Thinking Machines. Pegasus Books. ISBN 9781681779355.