On June 23, 2016, the British voted for the United Kingdom to leave the European Union. On September 15, the British American Business Council of Greater Philadelphia collaborated with Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP to host the region’s first seminar to educate and guide companies through these times. Center Faculty Director Dr. Jonathan Doh served as moderator for the panel that featured Ross Allen, director, Trade & Investment, USA and Deputy Consul General, New York Department for International Trade; John Stadtler VSB ’88, partner in charge of the United States Financial Practice, PricewaterhouseCoopers; and Matthew Howse, partner, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP.
In October, Dr. Doh also served as the keynote speaker for a joint event sponsored by the Philadelphia Young Professional Network and Villanova’s Graduate and Executive Programs office, and discussed globalization and global leadership with a crowd of more than 100.
In November, Dr. Doh served as the keynote speaker for the Academy of International Business-Southeast Conference (AIB-SE), held in Tampa. AIB-SE is the largest regional chapter of the Academy of International Business. Dr. Doh’s presentation was titled, “Why We Need Phenomenon-Based Research in International Business.”
Finally, Dr. Doh was appointed senior (nonresident) fellow, Center for Emerging Markets Studies, China-Europe International Business School (CEIBS) in Shanghai, China. CEIBS is the no. 1 ranked business school in Asia.