Haim Mendelson is the Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers Professor of Electronic Business and Commerce, and Management at the Stanford Graduate School of Business. He has been full professor at Stanford since 1989, following ten years of service at the Graduate School of Management at the University of Rochester. His work was published in leading journals in the areas of information systems, finance, economics, management science, and statistics. He coauthored the book "Survival of the Smartest" that introduced the concept of Organizational IQ to quantify the ability of a company or organization to use information to make quick and effective decisions. Prior to joining academia, Professor Mendelson served as Chief Systems Analyst of the Logistics Information Systems Center of the Israel Defense Forces. He directs and teaches in a number of executive education programs in the areas of electronic commerce, supply chain management, information technology strategy, organizational change, entrepreneurship, financial modeling, and general management and has served as an expert witness in these areas.