Dr Adegoke Oke is an Associate Professor of Supply Chain Management at the W.P. Carey School of Business, Arizona State University, USA. He obtained a PhD in Operations Management at Cranfield University School of Management, UK where he was also a faculty before joining ASU. Prior to a career in academia, Professor Oke worked as a Project Engineer and Manager for Shell in Nigeria for over 8 years where he managed successfully several Oil and Gas projects. His current research interests include the management of innovation in supply chains and networks and, risk management in global supply chains that include developing countries. His works have appeared in several top academic journals. He is an Associate Editor of the Journal of Operations Management and a member of the editorial boards of Journal of Supply Chain Management and Journal of Manufacturing Technology Management and has acted as a consultant to a number of organizations across the world.