Professor Som’s expertise is on strategic and organizational issues in global firms. His work till date has focused on organizational design (re-design, restructuring) and innovative HRM. Specifically, Professor Som’s has worked on the intersection of strategy and strategic human resource practices in turbulent environments. Professor Som is currently working on creative industries such as the Luxury industry, the global Movie industry and the Art industry in emerging markets. His research has been published in journals such as Human Resource Management, International Journal of Human Resource Management, Keio Business Forum, Asia Pacific Journal of Management, Thunderbird International Business Review, European Business Forum to name a few.