Khattab Al-Ali is a Strategic Consultant at Hype Innovation. He is a subject matter expert, and has been working with organizations in the Middle East and Europe as a project manager for more than 3 years. He is now coaching and training organizations to run and manage successful innovation management programs focusing on innovation, collaboration and cost reduction. Recent clients include Saudi Aramco, Gasco, ThyssenKrupp, Bosch and Adidas.

The Role of Top-Down Management in Enterprise Innovation

Running a successful enterprise innovation management program can be a challenging mission. Multiple factors have to be considered,each of which affect potential outcomes. One key aspect is the level of support an innovation program receives from an organization’s management. Connecting the needs of top-down management with the strategy and architecture of an innovation program will always lead to greater levels of success.