Deepak Malhotra

Deepak Malhotra is the Eli Goldston Professor of Business Administration at the Harvard Business School. He teaches courses on Negotiation in the MBA program, and in a wide variety of executive programs, including the Owner/President Management Program. Deepak has won numerous awards for his teaching, including the HBS Faculty Award by Harvard Business School's MBA Class of 2011, and (twice) the Charles M. Williams Awardfrom the Harvard Business School. In both 2011 and 2012, the MBA students selected Deepak to give the end-of-year speech to graduating students. In 2014, Deepak was chosen by Poets & Quants to be among their "40 under 40", a listing of the world's best business school professors under the age of 40. Deepak's first book (with Max Bazerman), Negotiation Genius: How to Overcome Obstacles and Achieve Brilliant Results at the Bargaining Table and Beyond, was awarded the 2008 Outstanding Book Award by the International Institute for Conflict Prevention and Resolution. His most recent book, I Moved Your Cheese, is a Wall Street Journal Best-Seller, and has sold translation rights in over 20 languages. Deepak's work focuses on negotiation strategy, deal-making, conflict management, competitive escalation, and international and ethnic dispute resolution, and has been published in top journals in the fields of management, psychology, conflict resolution, and foreign policy. His work has also received considerable media attention, including multiple appearances by Deepak on CNBC. Deepak's professional activities include training, consulting, and advisory work for firms across the globe. He is also an advisor to InterMediate, a non-profit organization that advises heads of state on peace process design and negotiating the end to armed conflicts.