Supplement | HBS Case Collection | August 2011 (Revised February 2012)

Ockham Technologies (B): Building the Board

by Noam Wasserman


Describes the issues facing a founder-ceo regarding building a board, assembling an executive team, managing tension between co-founders, and outsourcing development work.

Keywords: Human Resources; Job Cuts and Outsourcing; Management Teams; Groups and Teams;


Wasserman, Noam. "Ockham Technologies (B): Building the Board." Harvard Business School Supplement 812-022, August 2011. (Revised February 2012.)