Photo illustration of LEAD participants in a virtual team meeting.

Stanford LEAD: Corporate Innovation Certificate


Learn and interact directly with renowned Stanford Graduate School of Business faculty who also teach in our highly ranked MBA program.

Each member of the faculty teaching in the Corporate Innovation Certificate has helped shape the proven learning model to provide a rigorous and immersive online experience which mirrors the richness of our on-campus programs.

Faculty Leadership

Peter M. DeMarzo
The Staehelin Family Professor of Finance
  • Director, Stanford LEAD: Corporate Innovation Certificate
  • Director, Stanford LEAD: Personal Leadership Certificate

Core Faculty

Jennifer Aaker
General Atlantic Professor of Marketing
William P. Barnett
The Thomas M. Siebel Professor of Business Leadership, Strategy, and Organizations
Brian   Lowery
The Walter Kenneth Kilpatrick Professor of Organizational Behavior
Haim Mendelson
The Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers Professor of Electronic Business and Commerce, and Management
Margaret Ann Neale
The Adams Distinguished Professor of Management
Jeffrey   Pfeffer
The Thomas D. Dee II Professor of Organizational Behavior
Hayagreeva   Rao
The Atholl McBean Professor of Organizational Behavior and Human Resources
Baba   Shiv
The Sanwa Bank, Limited, Professor of Marketing
Sarah A. Soule
The Morgridge Professor of Organizational Behavior
Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
Jesper B. Sørensen
The Robert A. and Elizabeth R. Jeffe Professor of Organizational Behavior
Stefanos   Zenios
The Investment Group of Santa Barbara Professor of Entrepreneurship and Professor of Operations, Information & Technology