- Name: Michael Porter
- Born: 05/23/1947 (73 years old)
- Website: http://www.isc.hbs.edu
Michael Eugene Porter (born May 23, 1947) is an American academic known for his theories on economics, business strategy, and social causes. He is the Bishop William Lawrence University Professor at Harvard Business School, and he was one of the founders of the consulting firm The Monitor Group (now part of Deloitte) and FSG, a social impact consultancy. He is credited for creating Porter’s five forces analysis, which is instrumental in business strategy development today.
School: Princeton University, Harvard Business School
Birth Place: Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States
Michael Porter quotes :
Billions are wasted on ineffective philanthropy. Philanthropy is decades behind business in applying rigorous thinking to the use of money.Michael Porter