Elie Ofek Biography

Elie Ofek
Elie Ofek
Harvard Business School
Elie Ofek is the T.J. Dermot Dunphy Professor of Business Administration at the Harvard Business School. Professor Ofek’s research explores relationships between product/service development and marketing decisions and examines how companies integrate marketing input when formulating innovation strategy. His research also examines the implications of digital technologies and emerging consumer trends on firms’ product offerings and on their marketing mix decisions. His work has appeared in top management and marketing journals and he is the author of numerous HBS cases and teaching materials. 
At HBS he has taught the first year MBA required course in marketing (also served as the course head), an MBA elective on the relationship between Marketing and Innovation and numerous Executive-Education courses. 
Professor Ofek received his PhD. in Business from Stanford University and holds an M.A. in Economics and a B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering. He has worked with companies from a range of industries including high-tech, media, telecommunications, pharmaceuticals, and personal-care.