About me

About me

Hello, You might know me as...

An Accomplished Academic

With a PhD (marketing science) from Purdue University and a Licentiate in TEW (econometrics) from UFSIA (now part of the University of Antwerp).

The Founding Director of INSEAD's PhD program

The first non North-American PhD program to place graduates in the top US business schools.

The Founder and Former Head of the Marketing Department at the HKUST Business School

A university department with a enviable academic research record.

The Co-Founder and Former Dean of CEIBS

China's leading business school and the first Asian business school to have its MBA program ranked by the Financial Times in the top 25 in the world.

The Founding Co-Dean of MSM SKOLKOVO

Russia's leading private business school.

The Founder of Melete

A startup dabbling in AI in search of a new business model for business education.

A Trustee of the Fundacion Innovacion BankInter

Europe's leading think tank in technology innovation.

The Author of "Rough Diamonds. Rethinking How We Educate Future Generations"

The Author of "Rough Diamonds. Rethinking How We Educate Future Generations".

About me

With Dmitry Medvedev, former Russian president.

With Lee Kuan Yew, former Prime Minister of Singapore.

With Zhu Yongxin, VP of Chinese Society of Education (CSE).

Hello, You might know me as...

An Accomplished Academic

With a PhD (marketing science) from Purdue University and a Licentiate in TEW (econometrics) from UFSIA (now part of the University of Antwerp).

The Founding Director of INSEAD's PhD program

The first non North-American PhD program to place graduates in the top US business schools.

The Founder and Former Head of the Marketing Department at the HKUST Business School

A university department with a enviable academic research record.

The Co-Founder and Former Dean of CEIBS

China's leading business school and the first Asian business school to have its MBA program ranked by the Financial Times in the top 25 in the world.

The Founding Co-Dean of MSM SKOLKOVO

Russia's leading private business school.

The Founder of Melete

A startup dabbling in AI in search of a new business model for business education.

A Trustee of the Fundacion Innovacion BankInter

Europe's leading think tank in technology innovation.

The Author of "Rough Diamonds. Rethinking How We Educate Future Generations"

The Author of "Rough Diamonds. Rethinking How We Educate Future Generations".

We are moving into a reality of getting outdated faster while having to work longer. Given that reality, we need to fundamentally rethink how formal education should be woven into the fabric of our lives. The all-then-nothing model we have in place now does not fit with that reality and can only be a recipe for disaster.

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