Best Practice Report

Navigate The Choices For An Innovation Organization

Organization Models For Innovation And Their Impact For Beginners And Intermediates

August 4th, 2021
With contributors:
Pascal Matzke , Elitsa Kortenska


To initiate and manage their innovation efforts, innovation leaders can pick from different organizational models. Picking the right organizational model is critical in particular for companies that aren’t set up as a management or finance holding company and that need to embrace innovation in order to drive competitiveness and growth. To help innovation leaders, we introduce the six most common innovation organizational models to choose from and show how they differ across seven key characteristics.

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