SMS

Liena Kano
University of Calgary

Liena Kano is an Associate Professor of Strategy and Global Management at the Haskayne School of Business, University of Calgary, Canada, and the Alan M. Rugman Visiting Fellow at the Henley Business School, University of Reading, UK. Her research interests lie at the intersection of strategic management and international business. Liena studies business phenomena such as family firm governance, emerging economy multinationals and multinational networks, with a particular focus on microfoundations that underlie international governance decisions. Liena’s work has been published in California Management Review, Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, Journal of World Business, Business History Review and other high-quality academic outlets. She serves on editorial review boards of JIBS (incoming team), JWB, MBR and MOR. Her reviewing work has been recognized by several Best Reviewer awards. Prior to earning her PhD at the University of Calgary, Liena enjoyed a dynamic career in strategic management in a range of industries. Her significant leadership experience has influenced her current research interests.