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Baruch College Offers Expertise on International Business

LilachNachumLilac Nachum, Professor of International Business and Strategy in the Zicklin School of Business at Baruch College, is available to comment on a range of issues pertaining to international business, including:

— Globalization and why Americans shouldn't be afraid of it

— Trade agreements and their consequences for the competitiveness of US firms in the United States and overseas

— Investing in emerging markets-challenges, opportunities, and what to make of them

—The rise of emerging market multinationals and the changing global competitive landscape

— China as a growing economic superpower - what it means for U.S. companies and the U.S. economy

— The competitiveness of US companies in the United States and overseas

Prof. Nachum teaches international business in Baruch's graduate and executive education programs in New York, Taiwan and Singapore. She is the recipient of Baruch College's 2012 Presidential Excellence Award for Scholarship and 2011 Teaching Excellence Award.

In conjunction with her position at Baruch College, Professor Nachum has acted as a consultant to a number of national and international organizations including the United Nations, the World Bank, the European Union, and London's Westminster City Council on issues related to Multinational Corporations and international competitiveness. She is a senior advisor to the Istanbul Financial Services Center Committee, and is a member of the Advisory Board of Humanlign, Marketing and Strategy Consulting in Africa. She holds visiting research and teaching positions at universities around the world, including  India, Austria, Belgium, China, Israel, Italy, Poland, Sweden, Switzerland, and the UK.

A frequent contributor to various media outlets, including FOX Business, CNN, Forbes, and the Financial Times, Nachum is a regular speaker in research seminars and conferences around the world. She authored two books and has written numerous journal papers, book chapters and manuscripts regarding international business operations. She is also a board member of the four leading international academic journals on international business.

Nachum earned a B.A. from Tel Aviv University Arts, an M.B.A. in Business Administration from Tel Aviv University (both completed with distinction); and Ph.D. in International
Business and Management from Copenhagen Business School.

CONTACTS:
Manny Romero, 646-660-6141, Manuel.Romero@baruch.cuny.edu
Mercedes Sanchez, 646-660-6112, Mercedes.sanchez@baruch.cuny.edu