Steven Currall, dean of UC Davis

Andrew Sharman. Ft Staff.Steven Currall, Dean of Davis School University of California
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The dean says b-schools must play greater role in promoting women

Nick Binedell is a South African academic and the founding director of the Gordon Institute of Business Science of the University of Pretoria in Johannesburg, South Africa.
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Nick Binedell, Gibs, Pretoria University

The founder of Gibs thrives on the speed of change

Enase Okonedo, Dean of Lagos Business School. Photograph: Rosie Hallam
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Enase Okonedo, Lagos Business School

The Nigerian professor tackles more issues than the average dean

Steef van de Velde, Dean, Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University
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Steef van de Velde, RSM Erasmus

Dean’s strategy at RSM involves teaching more executive short courses

Robert Kennedy
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Robert Kennedy, Ivey School of Business

Canadian school aims for a return to the global top 20

Eric Chang, Dean of the School of Business and Economics at the University of Hong Kong
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Eric Chang, University of Hong Kong

Eric Chang is eager to boost the university’s research reputation

Sarah Dixon, Dean, International Business School Suzhou, China.
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Meet the dean: Sarah Dixon, IBSS

The former oil executive thinks IBSS is a new model for China

Meet the dean: Geoffrey Garrett, ASB

A focus on Asia should help establish a strong global footprint

Francisco Veloso
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Meet the dean: Francisco Veloso

Francisco Veloso has sights set on the very top for Católica-Lisbon

Anand Anandalingam
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Meet the dean: Anand Anandalingam

Innovation will be the theme of Imperial College business school

Meet the dean: Joseph Doucet, Alberta

Alberta’s energy boom gives a focused approach to teaching

Meet the dean: Hellmut Schütte, Ceibs

The head says the school can challenge the orthodoxy of the US

Meet the dean: Peter Blair Henry, NYU

Peter Blair Henry has a bold vision for NYU Stern School of Business

Meet the dean: George Feiger, Aston

A sharp focus on local business in Birmingham

Meet the dean

Jean-Michel Blanquer is not the traditional business school dean

Meet the dean: Frank Bostyn, Rouen/Reims

The Belgian head of the school has experience in academic mergers

Frank Vidal, Audencia Nantes

Dean looks to expand the school while retaining its identity

Steven DeKrey, Aim

DeKrey plans to restore the Manila school to its former glory

Ciarán Ó hÓgartaigh, Smurfit at UCD

Ciarán Ó hÓgartaigh believes in the wisdom of fools for an Ireland recovering from a brush with disaster

TJ Wong, Chinese University of Hong Kong

The dean is building a bridge between Chinese and Western business