Dr. Vijesh Jain, PhD, MIB (IIFT, New Delhi), B.E. (H) (BITS, Pilani)
Director – Academics and Professor, Unitedworld School of Business, Gandhinagar, Ahmedabad, Gujrat, India
Dr. Vijesh Jain specializes in international business & cross cultural management in MNCs and helps industry, academia and researchers excel in their international business efforts, be it promotion, documentation or management of international and multicultural teams. In the past he has conducted several training programs and trained executives of companies like J.K. Papers Ltd., India, Syscom Morpho Corporation, Maruti Suzulki Ltd., Ranbaxy etc. His research and teaching interests include areas like – Geopolitical Environment for Business, Global Sustainability Studies, International Business Strategy, Cross Cultural Management, International HRM, e Commerce innovation, Management Education. Before joining Unitedworld School of Business, Gandhinagar, Ahmedabad as Director – Academics, he was Professor with Institute of Technology and Science, Ghaziabad, India and Associate Professor and Dean of academics with IILM Business School, Gurgaon, India. He has widely traveled to different countries for business, research and teaching and is collaborating with professors in other parts of the world in his areas of interest.
Dr. Jain is an engineering graduate from Birla Institute of Technology and Sciences, Pilani and Master of International Business from Indian Institute of Foreign Trade, New Delhi, and have 28 years of total experience in international trade (16 years) and management education, research & corporate training (13 years). He is a Certified Global Business Professional by NASBITE, USA and recipient of Dr. Jagdish N. Sheth Award for best PhD research for the year 2015 conferred by Birla Institute of Management Technology, Delhi National Capital Region, India. He has also authored two books namely -1) Establishing Exports and Imports Business in India and 2) Multicultural Workplaces: War of Culturally Seasoned Minds (Co – Author: Susana Costa e Silva). He is also actively pursuing his own youtube channels : 1) International Trade Made Easy and 2) vijeshjain
PhD – University of Mysore, Mysore (Research topic – An Empirical Analysis of Level of Comfort with Foreign Cultures in Multinational Firms) (Research Center – BIMTECH, Delhi NCR) (2011-15)
M.I.B, IIFT, New Delhi (1986-88, Full Time)
B.E. (Hons.), BITS Pilani, (1981-85, Full Time)
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