Skip to Main Content

Deborah Soule

IMAGE OF Deborah Soule
Deborah Soule, D.B.A Adjunct Faculty
  • College
    Manning School of Business
  • Department
  • Phone
  • Office
    Finance Pulichino Tong - Second Floor
  • Email


Organizing in the digital economy, Digital transformation, Digital culture, Organizational learning and knowledge sharing, Virtual teams

Research Interests

Organizing in the digital economy, digital transformation of organizations, technology and innovation, organizational learning, organizational culture


  • D.B.A., Technology and Operations Management, Harvard University, HBS (Boston, MA, USA)
  • M.B.A., Information Technology Management, University of Cape Town, GSB (Cape Town, South Africa)
  • B.Sc., Computer Science and Mathematics,  Rhodes University (Grahamstown, South Africa)


Deborah Soule, D.B.A., started her career in Information Systems in the chemical and plastics industry, gaining experience in multidisciplinary and multilingual settings. Deborah has worked in Europe, Africa and North America. She holds a Doctorate from Harvard Business School, an MBA from the University of Cape Town’s Graduate School of Business, and a Bachelor of Science from Rhodes University in South Africa. Deborah’s research focuses on organizing and leading in the digital economy. She co-authored Corporate Information Strategy and Management (8th Ed)., and has written extensively for management practitioners on organizational learning, digital transformation, innovation, and collaboration themes.