Oana Branzei

Expertise: Entrepreneurship, Sustainability, Strategy, Social Change

Oana Branzei is an Associate Professor of Strategy at Ivey, the Director of the Sustainability Certificate Program, and the founder, convener and host faculty of the Ivey/ARCS PhD Sustainability Academy. 

Oana’s research interests are at the intersection of strategy and sustainability, including the pro-social foundations, forms, and functions of business as agents of positive social change and the relational micro-processes of value creation, capture and distribution. She leads major research initiatives on positive social change, social enterprise, sustainable communities, and cross-sector partnerships. At Ivey, Oana has taught in the HBA, MBA, MSc, EMBA, PhD, and Ivey Academy executive education programs. 

Oana is a field editor for the Journal of Business Venturing and serves on the Editorial Review Boards of the Journal of Management and Academy of Management Learning and Education.