Friso den Hertog

Professorial Fellow

  • Friso den Hertog
    Keizer Karelplein 19, 6211 TC, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    +31(0)43 3884407

    Research Interests

    • Business development
    • Innovation and knowledge management
    • Methods of organisation research


    Leiden University
    Delft Technical University

    Biographical Statement

    Friso den Hertog is professor at the Faculty of Economics and Business administration in Maastricht, as well as a professorial fellow at UNU Maastricht Economic and Social Research and Training Institute on Innovation and Technology.

    Since 1987, he has combined organisational research at Maastricht University, where he also teaches new product and business development, and consulting work. He is currently a partner at Altuïtion, a consultancy firm in Den Bosch, The Netherlands.

    He was previously based at the science policy department of the Dutch ministry of Education and Sciences and at Philips, as an internal consultant and organisation researcher. He studied organisation psychology at Leiden University and completed a Ph.D. on job design at Delft Technical University Delft.

    His main research areas are innovation and knowledge management, business development, and methods of organisation research.

  • Peer-reviewed Journal Articles

    • Sluismans, Raf, Friso den Hertog, F. Lambrechts & Tinne Lommelen, 2010, Robust regional innovation policy learning: key lessons from a large-scale intervention program, Argumenta Oeconomica, 24(1), pp. 89-107
    • Hertog, Friso den, 1997, From complex organisations with simple jobs to simple organisations with complex jobs, Human Relations, vol. 50, nr. 5, pp. 497-534
    • Hertog, Friso den, 1996, Koersen op klanten. Liever de koning als klant dan de klant als koning, Magazine Opleidingsmanagement, nr. 4, p. 12 15
    • Hertog, Friso den, 1996, De gekke organisatieziekte. De veranderagent als organisatiedokter?, Opleiding en Ontwikkeling, vol. 9, nr. 9, pp. 13 16
    • Hertog, Friso den & Jan Cobbenhagen, 1995, Laat je niet op achterstand fietsen, Polytechnisch Tijdschrift, October, pp. 22-24
    • Cobbenhagen, Jan, Friso den Hertog & Johannes M. Pennings, 1995, Sneller en beter innoveren voor minder geld: De ontwikkeling van kerncompetenties, Holland Management Review, Winter 94/95, pp. 99-112
    • Cobbenhagen, Jan & Friso den Hertog, 1995, Tomando la inciativa: Lecciones de empresas innovadoras con exito en los Paises Bajos, Economia Industrial, nr. 301, pp. 141-151
    • Hertog, Friso den & Ed van Sluijs, 1994, Personeelsbeleid en het management van kennisstromen, In- Door en Uitstroom, vol. 1, nr. 4, pp. 19-3
    • Hertog, Friso den & C. Wielinga, 1992, Control systems in dissonance: the computer as an inkblot, Accounting, Organizations & Society, vol. 17, nr. 2, pp. 103-127
    • Hertog, Friso den & Hanno Roberts, 1992, Learning strategies for management accounting in unprogrammable contexts, Accounting, Management and Information Technologies, vol. 2, nr. 3, pp. 165-182