The Influential Leaders initiative recognizes alumni of AACSB-accredited schools who are creating lasting impact in society, exemplifying business education as a force for good.
We're pleased to announce the 2023 Class of Influential Leaders! These alumni of AACSB-accredited business schools are defining what it means to be a societal impact leader committed to positive change. View honorees below.
President and Managing Director, Americas, Isle Inc. dba Isle Utilities
College of Business Administration, California State University, San Marcos
Senior Scientist, Manufacturing Science & Technology, The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson
The Open University Business School, The Open University
Mohammed Azman bin Aziz Mohammed
CEO, Social Security Organisation (PERKESO)
Universiti Utara Malaysia
Philanthropist and Retired Global Managing Director, Accenture
Leeds School of Business, University of Colorado at Boulder
Owner, Bundles of Joy Preschool, One Roof Event Center, Like Us Academy
Gordon Ford College of Business, Western Kentucky University
Founder and CEO, Jingjie Environment Protection (Shanghai) Technology
SILC Business School, Shanghai University
Executive President, Todos Pela Educação (All for Education)
Escola de Administração de Empresas de São Paulo, Fundação Getulio Vargas
CEO and Co-Founder, Shorla Oncology
Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School, University College Dublin
ESCP Business School
Founder and Executive Director, Sharing Excess
Charles D. Close School of Entrepreneurship, Drexel University
Fernando Gonzalez Olivieri
CSR or Sustainability
EGADE Business School, Tecnológico de Monterrey
Director of Women in Business at NatWest Group, NatWest Group
Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow
View articles and videos featuring past Influential Leader honorees.
Leading the Way on Diversity
Four of AACSB’s 2022 Influential Leaders discuss how business schools can contribute to diverse and equitable workforces.
Call to Action: Advancing Diversity and Inclusion in Business Schools
CEO and co-founder of MindTribes, Div Pillay, suggests three ways business schools can achieve greater impact in their diversity and inclusion efforts.
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