Ted London is the director of the Base of the Pyramid Initiative at the William Davidson Institute and a member of the faculty at the University of Michiganís Ross School of Business. An internationally recognized expert on the intersection of business strategy and poverty alleviation, his research focuses on enterprise strategies for low-income markets, capabilities for cross-sector collaborations, and poverty-reduction outcomes of business ventures.
He has published numerous articles, reports, and teaching cases, sits on several advisory boards, and shares his research in venues across the globe. He has also advised dozens of leadership teams in the corporate, non-profit, and development sectors. Before coming to Michigan, London was on the faculty at the University of North Carolina. Prior to that, he held senior management positions in three continents.