Julie Perrin-Halot, Grenoble Ecole de Management
Julie Perrin-Halot is the associate dean/director of quality & strategic planning at Grenoble Ecole de Management in France. Since joining the school in 1998, she has guided it through national and international accreditations and ISO 9001 certification. She is active in the fields of strategic and quality management in higher education and is involved in helping institutions in both developed and emerging economies to put strategic, quality and academic processes into place. She regularly participates in accreditation peer review panels and works as a mentor for AACSB. Her interests include strategic management, quality, the future of business education, emerging models for business schools, the impact of accreditation and the social responsibility of business schools.
Ihsan Zakri, AACSB International
Ihsan Zakri is manager, Accreditation and Member Services at AACSB International. At AACSB he works with both the Executive vice president/Chief Officer Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA), and the Chief Accreditation officer to develop and implement integrated accreditation and member service and engagement initiatives in the EMEA region. He serves as a staff liaison for over 160 schools in EMEA region. Ihsan has an international background in higher education, program and Institutional accreditation and course and program development. He gained extensive experience in accreditation and EU funded projects before joining AACSB. Ihsan has earned a Master’s degree in Social Sciences with a concentration on the Middle East from Lund University, Sweden.