Global Strategy IG

Global Strategy Leadership


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Liena Kano
University of Calgary

Program Chair

Associate Program Chair

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Tina Ambos
University of Geneva

Engagement Officer

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Randi Lunnan
BI Norwegian Business School

This Interest Group focuses on international or global firms. It is explicitly concerned with the impact of evolving global, international, and regional cultural, social, economic, technological, environmental, and political forces on the development and content of organization forms and strategies. Other specific interests include comparative strategic and organizational studies, cross-border management of corporate or business strategy and operations, parent-subsidiary relationships, and foreign location entry strategies.

Global Strategy Interest Group SMS Annual Conference in Minneapolis Events

We would like to invite you all to join us for the following conference events:

  • Global Strategy IG Run: Saturday October 19, 7:00-8:00 am, at the conference hotel lobby (all abilities and distance options).
  • Global Strategy IG Breakfast: Sunday October 20, 7:00-7:45 am, at the conference breakfast location.
  • Global Strategy IG Lunch: Two tables reserved for GS IG. Sunday October 20th and Monday October 21st, 12:30-13:30, at the conference lunch.
  • Global Strategy IG Business Meeting and Social: Sunday October 206:15pm, : Brit’s Pub & Eating Establishment, 1110 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN (

For over a quarter of a century Brit's Pub has been Minneapolis's own little corner of the UK. The pub was voted ‘pub of the year’ in 2019 by City Pages and Mpls.St.Paul magazine, and its rooftop patio has been named one of the top rooftop bars in America!

This year, we are sharing our social event with our friends and colleagues from the Teaching Community, who will be joining us at Brit’s Pub for the social part of our meeting. Let’s show them our Global Strategy hospitality!

Brit’s Pub is located within a short stroll from the conference hotel. If you would like to walk up together, please meet us in the Hilton lobby at 6:15pm.



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Luis Dau
Northeastern University
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Rian Drogendijk
University of Groningen
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Catherine Magelssen
London Business School


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Joao Albino-Pimentel
University of South Carolina
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Kristin Brandl
University of Victoria
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Birgitte Grøgaard
BI Norwegian Business School