CBS Executive


CBS Executive
Professor emeritus,


Niels is conducting research related to the future of ERP systems, IT in mergers and acquisitions, inter-organizational systems, IT management,  and the role of IT in shaping future organizations. Niels has written/edited 25 books, more than 50 peer-reviewed journal articles and more than 100 other publications. He has been the leader or co-leader in more than 30 larger research projects including more recently the € 5.9 million ITAIDE project with among others IBM and SAP, and the € 4,0 3gERP project together with Microsoft.

Primary research areas

  • ERP-systems
  • IT governance and IT management
  • IT in mergers and acquisitions
  • e-business and e-commerce


  • Outsourcing
  • IT Strategy
  • IT in Mergers and Acquisitions
  • ERP-systems
  • Cloud- or crowd sourcing

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