Boonchai Hongcharu, NIDA Business School
Boonchai Hongcharu is Director of International Accreditation- AACSB and former dean of NIDA Business School, National Institute of Development Administration (NIDA), a government-owned, graduate-only university in Bangkok, Thailand. During his deanship, he successfully led NIDA Business School to achieve AACSB accreditation. Currently he is the AACSB mentor for universities in Asia, a co-facilitator of AACSB Business Accreditation Seminar and a committee member of the Initial Accreditation Committee (IAC). He has been invited to speak in the AACSB Asia-Pacific conferences. Prior to joining NIDA, he was Product Development Manager at Shinawatra Computer and Communications Public Company Limited and Investment Analyst at Deutsche Morgan Grenfell and Smith New Court. He received his Ph.D. from the Newhouse School, Syracuse University. His research interests include marketing communications and corporate governance.
Victoria Soncuya Licuanan, Asian Institute of Management
Victoria Licuanan was formerly Dean of the Asian Institute of Management in Makati, Philippines. Currently, she is a Resident Research Fellow and Adjunct Faculty at the Institute, where she teaches strategy formulation, economics and negotiations. Her research interests are in migration and Philippine temporary overseas workers. She is Principal Investigator for a randomized controlled trial (RCT) involving a large sample of Philippine temporary overseas workers, funded by the International Initiative for Impact Evaluation (3ie). Her latest journal research was published in World Development, January 2015. Previously she produced 2 casebooks on women managers in Southeast Asia. She is also an entrepreneur in real estate, and does NGO work on early child education.