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Join this unique Open Day event if you want to engage in an exciting research debate, hear first-hand about our student and alumni experiences and meet your potential future classmates.
Main Event Schedule:
Welcome by Thomas Lammel, CEU Executive MBA Senior Program Manager
Presenting CEU Executive MBA, Thomas Lammel
Q&A Sessions with current CEU Executive MBA participants
CEU Executive MBA for me: global alumni impact
"Globetrotter Entrepreneurs: How do they conquer the World?" -- research presentation by Prof. Yusaf Akbar
General Q&A Session
CEU Executive MBA: Tailored Curriculum for Experienced Managers
Prof. Yusaf Akbar
Yusaf Akbar is an Associate Professor at the Department of Economics and Business and Faculty Co-Director for the CEU Executive MBA.
Yusaf has taught at universities and business schools all over the world, including University of Michigan, Stockholm School of Economics, Shanghai Jiaotong University, Queen’s University, Canada, University of Warsaw and University of Montenegro.
With extensive teaching, research and consulting experience in emerging markets, Yusaf’s current research interests are focused on three topics (a) the internationalization capabilities of SMEs into emerging markets; (b) non-market strategies of multinational firms and (c) strategic impacts of the Sharing Economy. His current roles in the Academy and beyond include Founding Editor of the International Journal of Emerging Markets and an advisor to the European Commission and other governmental authorities. His consulting and professional references include Citibank, Deutsche Telekom, Siemens and Toyota.