Prof Dr Justin Jansen is Professor of Corporate Entrepreneurship at Rotterdam School of Management and Senior Fellow at the Erasmus Centre for Entrepreneurship. His research focuses on understanding scaling organisations and initiatives – and uncovering the leadership skills and capabilities required for persisting high growth. He’s one of the top 100 leading professors in the field of entrepreneurship and has been named as one of the most influential scientific minds by Thomson Reuters. He advises companies and government agencies on how to nurture vibrant start-up and scale-up ecosystems. He also advises on developing strategic leadership, and on how to combine seemingly opposing forces, such as innovation and operational excellence.