Prof. David DE CREMER
Prof. David DE CREMER

Founder and Director
AiTH Centre, NUS Business School


Professor David De Cremer is a Provost Chair and professor in management and organizations at National University of Singapore (NUS) Business School. He is also the founder and director of the Centre on AI Technology for Humankind (AiTH) at NUS Business School. Before moving to NUS, he was the KPMG endowed professor in management studies at the University of Cambridge. He received numerous career awards for his scientific work, was named the most influential economist in the Netherlands (2009-2010), a Global Thought Leader by the Trust Across America organization (2016), whose annual list recognizes people for efforts “in elevating societal trust, and in 2020 was named one of the world’s top 30 management gurus and speakers by the organization GlobalGurus.

He is frequently featured in and contributes to media worldwide (e.g. The Economist, The Financial Times, Wall Street Journal, Forbes, Straits Times, Channel News Asia, BBC), an awarded and popular teacher for executives and has consulted many companies worldwide. He is also a best-selling author, with his latest book “Huawei: Leadership, culture, and connectivity”, having sold more than 1 million copies. His new and forthcoming book on “Leadership By Algorithm: A future strategy for the organization of tomorrow?” (Harriman House) is expected to come out in May 2020. His personal website can be found here:


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