It is a pleasure for Monarch to welcome Dr. Arijit Maity as a Post-Doctoral Fellow and Associate Professor of Management at Monarch Business School Switzerland. Dr. Maity holds a Ph.D. in Management from the University of Calcutta, India along with an MBA from the Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology. He also holds a Bachelor of Civil Engineering from Visveswariah Technological University. Dr. Maity is also an Associate Professor at the Globsyn Business School in Calcutta, India. His research specialty focus around the areas of Corporate Social Responsibility, Service Management and Entrepreneurship development. He has over a decade of experience within the construction industry at Ramco Cement Ltd., Lafarge India Ltd, Aditya Birla Group and S.S.P. Construction. Dr. Maity is a well published academic with both national and international journal articles. Dr. Maity is also a professional member of the Institute of Engineers, India.
Monarch Business School Switzerland is happy to announce that Dr. Kausar Abbas has joined the Faculty as professor of Islamic Finance and Banking. Her areas of interest are Islamic Banking and Finance, Quantitative Research, Product Development and Islamic Economics. Dr. Kausar holds a PhD in Islamic Banking and Finance from International Islamic University Malaysia, a Master of Business Administration from International Islamic University Islamabad Pakistan and a Bachelor of Science from Bahauddin Zakariya University Multan Pakistan.
Monarch Business School Switzerland is happy to announce that Dr. Patrick Loh has joined the Faculty as professor of Spirituality in Management. His professional expertise and experience are in the areas of Global management, entrepreneurship and innovation, strategy, business development and marketing, spiritual and moral leadership, executive education and training, and business consulting.
Monarch Business School is happy to announce that it has awarded Gold Merit Medals to selected professors for their dedication and time served at Monarch. The medals represent the dedication of time and effort spent by each professor in fulfilling their duties at Monarch and for exemplary service to the Institution. Each professor in their own way has stood out from their peers and are being recognized for their unique contribution. Monarch Business School is a better place for having the service of these professors and we look forward to their continued service in the years ahead.
It is a pleasure for Monarch Business School to announce that Dr. Gary Keller, Professor of Management, has been included in the UNSSC Roster of Instructors. The mission of the Staff College is to contribute to a more effective, results-oriented and agile United Nations through learning, training and knowledge dissemination.
Monarch Business School Switzerland is happy to announce that Dr. Marko Majer has joined the Faculty as professor of Management, Organizational Behavior and Marketing. His professional experience spans marketing strategy, marketing communications, leadership practice, business strategy and entrepreneurship and innovation. Dr. Majer holds a doctoral degree and an EMBA degree from IEDC Bled School of Management, professional training degrees in marketing communications from McCann Worldgroup and a Master degree in Architecture from the University in Ljubljana. Dr. Majer has been a visiting lecturer at Swiss Business School in Zurich, CREA Geneva, Business School Lausanne and several executive education programs in Europe.
Prof. Anastasiia Lutsenko, Ph.D. in International Business Candidate has presented her research (as a single author research note) at the Continuous Innovation Network 18th Annual Conference “Digitalization and innovation: designing the organization of the future”, which took place at the Potsdam University, Potsdam, Germany between the dates 10-12 September 2017. The topic of her presentation was “Human Resource Management Practices and Entrepreneurial Orientation: Evidence from the Software Engineering Industry in Ukraine”.
It is with great pleasure that Monarch Business School Switzerland announce that Dr. Francois Volschenk has received the Faculty Achievement Award for the Scholastic Year of 2017-2018. The award is given to faculty members for achievement that goes beyond normal duties. Dr. Volschenk has proven himself to be an integral aspect of the faculty in the design of programs and internal processes. Dr. Volschenk was also instrumental in achieving the ISO accreditations for the school earlier in 2017. Below is Dr. Volschenk receiving the award at the 2017 Doctoral graduation ceremony held at Rapperswil Castle on Lake Zurich.
It is with great pleasure that Monarch Business School announces that Dr. Zoltan Buzady has joined the faculty as Professor of Strategy and Leadership. Dr. Zoltan Buzady holds a Ph.D. in Strategy from Budapest University of Economics and Public Administration, an MBA from Cass Business School City University, UK and a Bachelor of Laws from the London School of Economics and Political Science, UK.
Monarch Business School Switzerland is proud to announce that Dr. Ian Chaston has joined the Faculty as Professor of Entrepreneurship and Innovation. Dr. Chaston has a dedicated career having taught at universities in the US, UK and Australia/New Zealand. He is both an accomplished academic as well as businessman. His academic career spans over 25 years along with a business career with a Fortune 100 company. Dr. Chaston holds a Ph.D. from the University of Exeter, an MBA from the University of Chicago and a Bachelor of Science from the University of Hull. Dr. Chaston is also an accomplished author having published numerous academic journal articles as well as books within the fields of entrepreneurship and innovation.