Tom J.M. Mom is a professor of Strategic Growth and Implementation in the department of Strategic Management & Entrepreneurship of RSM Erasmus University Rotterdam and was a visiting scholar at the University of Geneva at the chair for Strategic Management.
In addition, Prof. dr. Tom Mom fulfills the positions of academic director of RSM’s Executive MBA and director of the Erasmus Executive Programme in Strategic Management. As director of these programmes, Tom Mom applies knowledge derived from his own research into practice. By transforming the Executive MBA and Executive Programme in terms of renewal, growth realisation and implementation, the mantra “Practice what you preach”, suits him very well.
His research interests include new business development & corporate growth, ambidexterity, strategic renewal, and strategy execution. His research output appeared in journals like the Journal of Management Studies, Organization Science, Organization Studies, MIT Sloan Management Review, California Management Review, Human Resource Management, and Long Range Planning. He has presented his research at major international conferences and acts as a reviewer for various journals.
Tom teaches courses on Strategy, Corporate Entrepreneurship, and Implementation to PhD, executive, and master students.
Besides academic research and teaching, Tom is active in research and advisory projects for companies and governments in areas like new business development, strategic growth, innovation, and strategy execution.
Tom obtained a PhD in Strategic Management and a Master’s degree in Strategic Management (Cum Laude) from Rotterdam School of Management (RSM), Erasmus University Rotterdam, and a Master’s Degree in International Management from the Community of European Management Schools (CEMS) preceded by an exchange to the Universität St.Gallen, Switzerland.