Meet our speakers

We are delighted to welcome our first confirmed speakers for the Global Conference, and we will continue to let you know about any new speakers as they come on board. Learn more about our speakers by reading their biographies below. 

Carlo Mazzi
Gaya Gamhewage
Head of Learning & Capacity Development, WHO Health Emergencies Programme,
World Health Organization (WHO)
John Caplan
President of North America & Europe
Andrew Burke
Dean, Trinity Business School,
Trinity College Dublin
Fangruo Chen
Dean, Antai College of Economics and Management, Shanghai JiaoTong University
Wen Hai
Dean, Peking University HSBC
Business School (PHBS)
Fan Wang
Assistant President and Dean, Business School, Sun Yat-sen University
Jiang Wei
Dean, School of Management,
Zhejiang University
Ignacio de la Vega
Associate Provost for Academic Affairs,
Faculty & Internationalization, Instituto Tecnológico de Monterrey
Luiz Brito
Dean, Fundação Getulio Vargas – EAESP
Celia De Anca
Deputy Dean for Ethics, Diversity and Inclusion, IE Business School
Gaston Labadie
Dean, Facultad de Administración y Ciencias Sociales and Dean of the Graduate School of Business, Universidad ORT Uruguay
Wendy Loretto
Professor of Organisational Behaviour, Dean, University of Edinburgh Business School, and board member, AMBA & BGA
Chris Ogbechie
Dean and Professor of Strategy Management, Lagos Business School, Pan-Atlantic University
Nadine Tournois
Dean of IAE Nice and VP Continuing Education University Côte d’Azur
Gunther Friedl
Dean, TUM School of Management,
Technical University of Munich
Federico Frattini
Dean, Graduate School of Business,
MIP Politecnico di Milano
Chris Wert
Dean for Accreditation and Quality,
De Vinci Higher Education
Gustavo Genoni
Dean, Escuela de Negocios,
Universidad de San Andrés
Cobus Oosthuizen
Dean, Milpark Business School
Benoît Arnaud
Dean of Programs and Director of EDHEC Online, EDHEC Business School
Andrew Godley
Associate Dean (International) and Head of Leadership, Organisations and Behaviour, Henley Business School, University of Reading
Katalin Kovacs
Associate Dean Global Education Programs, Maastricht School of Management
Antonella Moretto
Associate Dean Open Programmes, Graduate School of Business, MIP Politecnico di Milano
Aditya Singh
Director, Athena School of Management
Louis Hebert
Professor of Strategy and Director of MBA and EMBA programs, HEC Montréal
Jako Volschenk
Head of MBA Programmes and Senior Lecturer on Strategy & Sustainability, University of Stellenbosch Business School
David Stolin
Professor of Finance, TBS Business School
Pascale Crama
Associate Professor of Operations Management, Singapore Management University (SMU) 
Ivanka Visnjic
Associate Professor of Innovation and Director of Institute for Innovation and Knowledge Management, ESADE Business School
Orevaoghene Irene Atanya
Manager at LBS Sustainability Centre,
Lagos Business School, Pan-Atlantic University
Amy Brachio
EY Global Business Consulting Leader
Alain Goudey
Chief Digital Officer and Professor of Marketing, NEOMA Business School 
Joёl McConnell
Executive Director of Marketing,
Recruitment and Admissions,
Imperial College Business School
Julianna Paola Ramirez Lozano
Head of Sustainability, CENTRUM PUCP
Nicolas McGuigan
Director of Equity, Diversity and Social Inclusion, Monash Business School
Martin Obschonka
Director of the Australian Centre for Entrepreneurship Research, QUT Business School, Queensland University of Technology 
Terry Sweeney
CEO, Insendi
David Klieger
Senior Research Scientist,
Educational Testing Service (ETS)
Erin Maher
Senior Partners Success Executive,
VitalSource | Intrepid
Afif Rustom
Business Development Manager,
VitalSource | Intrepid
Paul Mallette
Director of EMEA Operations,
Peregrine Global Services
Alimaa Jamiyansuren
Director of Asia Pacific Operations,
Peregrine Global Services 
Rahul Choudaha
Director, Industry Insights & Research Communications, Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) 
Ishan Kolhatkar
General Manager UK,
Inspera Assessment
Simone Hammer
Head of Marketing, Learning Experience,
Carlos Salgado
Associate Director of Partnerships,
Patti Brown
Director, Full Time Post Experience
Programs, Executive Education,
ESSEC Business School
Julien Malaurent
Director of Digital Campus,
ESSEC Business School 
Ewan Prezens
Regional Director,
EMEA, Canvas
Mark Bramwell
CIO, Saïd Business School,
University of Oxford
Duncan Mitchinson
Chief Revenue Officer, Accredible
Carl Dawson
Co-Founder and Chair,
Yasi Tehrani
Senior Learning Designer
Tom Collyer
Director of Customer Success,
Keystone Academic Solutions
Steven Yun
VP of Sales,
Keystone Academic Solutions
Ewoud de Kok
CEO and Co-founder,
Sian Sutherland
Co-Founder, A Plastic Planet 
Udochuku Richson
District Sales Manager, Eli and Lilly Company and Winner of the MBA Student of the Year Award 2020
Mital Thanki
Founder & CEO, Spark Academy, and Gold Winner of the MBA Student of the Year Award 2021
Oare Ehiemua
Founder & CEO, One Precious Life Academy, and Gold Winner of the MBA Leadership Award 2021
Oluwatobi Ajayi
Founder and Chief Executive,
Nord Automobiles, and Gold Winner MBA Entrepreneur of the Year Award 2021
Alforde Charumbira
Co-Founder & Partner, Utando Social Impact, and Silver Winner of the MBA Leadership Award 2021