Remembering C.K. Prahalad
ANN ARBOR, Mich. — C.K. Prahalad, the Paul and Ruth McCracken Distinguished University Professor of Strategy at the University of Michigan's Stephen M. Ross School of Business, passed away in San Diego on April 16 at the age of 68.
Prahalad was one of the most beloved teachers and influential thinkers at the University of Michigan. He also served as distinguished fellow at the University’s William Davidson Institute, where he played an important advisory role for the institute's Base of the Pyramid research initiative. He was twice ranked as the world's most influential business thinker, most recently in October 2009, by the "Thinkers 50" list of the top 50 management thought leaders in the world published by the leadership consulting firm CrainerDearlove.
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