Dr. Ilan Oshri is Associate Fellow at Warwick Business School. He is also Associate Professor at Rotterdam School of Management (The Netherlands) and Associate Fellow of the LSE Outsourcing Unit. Ilan is the co-author of six books on outsourcing and offshoring, for example Offshoring Strategies: Evolving Captive Center Models (MIT Press, 2011).

His work has been published in numerous magazines and journals including The Wall Street Journal, MISQ Executive, Communications of the ACM, IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, European Journal of Information Systems, Journal of Information Technology, Management Learning, Journal of Strategic Information Systems and others. Ilan is a regular speaker in international conferences and a keynote speaker in corporate events and seminars. He is the European Editor of JIT and also the co-founder of the Global Sourcing Workshop. (

6 steps on How to Achieve Innovation in Outsourcing

There has been a huge amount of growth in the outsourcing industry over recent years, so much so that it has become engrained in the way many large enterprises run their business. As the industry matures and the range of outsourcing services extends to higher value activities, client firms raise the bar regarding their expectations, seeking the delivery of high impact innovation from their vendors.