Klaus Meyer
Ivey Business School

Klaus Meyer is a Professor of International Business at Ivey Business School. He is a leading scholar in the field of international business and strategy conducting research on the strategies of multinational enterprises, especially foreign entry strategies, in emerging economies, especially Eastern Europe and East Asia. A central theme of this research is the relevance of local contexts for the strategies and operations of MNEs, and the emerging of MNEs from emerging economies. He has published over 70 scholarly papers in, among other outlets, Journal of International Business Studies, Strategic Management Journal and Journal of Management Studies, and he published five books, including the textbook “International Business” (with Mike Peng). He is also an Adjunct Professor of the Copenhagen Business School, Denmark. Previous full time positions include CEIBS in Shanghai, University of Bath, University of Reading and Copenhagen Business School. He holds an MSc from the University of Göttingen and a PhD from London Business School. He is currently area editor for the Journal of International Business Studies. In 2012-2014, he was the Vice President of the Academy of International Business.