Jon Rognes

Program Director

Jon Rognes is a practically oriented researcher with considerable experience from manufacturing and service companies, as a consultant and employee. His areas of expertise are operations management and operations strategy. Jon has studied domestic and offshore outsourcing in the service sector, health care organizations and the geographical dispersion of knowledge-intensive activities. He is currently deputy secretary general at Leading Health Care, an academic think tank.

Main subject area

Management, Organizational development

Areas of special interest

Operations management and strategy, Process management, Lean organizations, Organizational design and learning, Organizational effectiveness and change

Current programs

Open programs, custom programs (including consortium programs)

Academic degree



Outsourcing, Operations strategy, Strategy implementation, Health care, Lean services