Dean of emlyon Asia

Ph.D. in Applied Economics


I am a Professor at emlyon business school and Dean of emlyon Asia, French Dean of Asia Europe Business School, East China Normal University, in partnership with emlyon business school. My research interests centre on the innovation management, foreign direct investment, globalisation strategy of Chinese companies, and the automotive industry in China. I have published more than 110 publications in academic journals, books, and conference proceedings. I have taught MBA and EMBA courses in leading business schools, including Manchester Business School (UK), and have delivered executive training to corporations including Bosch, SAP, Volvo, Intel. I received a Ph. D. from Université Pierre Mendes France, in France. 

2002: Ph.D. in Applied Economics - IREPD (Institute of Economic Research on Production and Development), University of Pierre Mendès France, France
  • 1997 - 1998: Post graduate degree (DEA in French) in Applied Economics, IREPD, University of Pierre Mendès France, France
  • 1995 - 1997: M.A. in International Trade - Faculty of Economics and Management, Shanghai University, China
2015 - Now: Professor of Innovation Management, Associate Dean emlyon business school, Dean emlyon Asia
  • 2005 - 2006: Organise the 1st CEMCD International Conference, “Managing International Joint Ventures in Emerging Countries”, April 26-27, Marseille, Euromed Marseille Ecole de Management, France.
  • 2006 - 2007: Organise the 2nd CEMCD International Conference, Sino-Euro Region Innovation and Management Innovation”, Shanghai Jiaotong University, Shanghai, China.