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Steven De Haes, PhD
Steven de haes phd

Steven De Haes, PhD

Function Dean of Antwerp Management School, academic director executive master's programs IT management, IT Governance & Assurance, Enterprise IT architecture, IT Risk and Cyber Security Management


  • Digital Technology Value & Performance Management​
  • Digital Technology Strategy and Alignment​​
  • Digital Technology Governance & Management​
  • Digital Technoloy Assurance & Audit​
  • Digital Technology Risk & Security

Steven De Haes, PhD, is Dean of Antwerp Management School and Professor of Digital Strategy & Governance at Antwerp Management School and the University of Antwerp.

He is actively engaged in teaching and applied research in the domains of Digital Technology Governance & Management, Digital Technology Strategy & Alignment, Digital Technology Value & Performance Management, Digital Technology Assurance & Audit and Digital Technology Risk & Security. His teaching experience and activity ranges from bachelor, master, executive to PhD level. He also acts as academic director for the executive master's programs in IT Governance & Assurance, Enterprise IT Architecture, IT Management and IT Risk & Security Management.

His research has been published in international peer-reviewed journals and leading academic and business conferences and he co-authored and/or edited several books, including "Enterprise Governance of IT: Achieving Strategic Alignment and Value" (Springer, first edition - 2009; second edition – 2015; third edition - 2020) and “Governing Digital Transformation: Guidance for Corporate Board Members (Springer, 2020).

He held positions of Director of Research, Associate Dean Master's Programs and Associate Dean of Faculty for the Antwerp Management School (2008-2018). He also acts as speaker and facilitator in academic and professional conferences and coaches organizations in their digital technology strategies, governance, alignment, value and audit/assurance efforts. He is involved in the development of the international IT governance framework COBIT as researcher and co-author.

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