Reina Arakji is an innovation strategist with interdisciplinary expertise in devising big picture competitive strategy and in providing detailed insight and recommendations that drive business decision-making. She has taught courses and published in leading peer-reviewed journals in the areas of innovation strategy, open innovation and strategic design. She teaches at Parsons’ undergraduate and graduate Design and Management programs and her research interests include the integration of design thinking and strategic management tools, as well as the investigation of the role of strategic design in addressing the current sustainability/economic/social crises.