Dr. Tonsberg

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Dr. Tonsberg holds the position of Professor of Management at UGSM-Monarch Business School. Professionally, he has more than 20 years of experience in management, marketing, human resources, MIS and consulting in South East Asia and the Middle East. He is currently an advisor for Training and Career Development at Kuwait Petroleum Corporation.

Professor Tonsberg holds a D.Phil. in Business Research with distinction from Monarch Business School where he also earned a M.Phil. in Business Research with Great Distinction. He also holds a Bachelor of Commerce with honors from Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario, Canada and has completed post-graduate studies in education at St. Joseph University in Beirut, Lebanon.

Academic Positions Held
  • Professor of Management, Monarch Business School Switzerland
Academic Credentials
  • D.Phil. in Business Research-Distinction, Monarch Business School Switzerland
  • M.Phil. in Business Research-Great Distinction, Monarch Business School Switzerland
  • B.Comm., Honours, Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontatio, Canada
Main Academic Interests
  • Organizational Learning and Complexity
  • Human Resource Development
  • Leadership, Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  • Change Management
  • Performance Measurement
Professional Positions Held
  • Consultant, Kuwait Petroleum Corporation
  • Consultant, The British Press Co. Kuwait
  • Business Partner, ACSE Nahlawi Group, Lebannon
  • Consultant, Norwegian Trade Council, Taiwan
Associations And Memberships
  • Member, ACBSP-Accreditation Council For Business Schools & Programs, USA
  • Member, ECBE-European Council For Business Education, Switzerland
Languages
  • English
  • Norwegian
  • Arabic
  • Mandarin Chinese
Books
  • Tonsberg, T, Henderson, J. “Understanding Leadership In Complex Systems: A Praxeological Perspective (Understanding Complex Systems), Springer Publishing, 1st edition, 2016, p.245, ISBN 978-3319404448