About the Speaker
Dr. Charles Dhanaraj is Piccinati Endowed Chair in Teaching Excellence, Professor and Chair of the Management Department at the Daniels College of Business, University of Denver. Dhanaraj has previously served at IMD Switzerland, Fox School of Business, and Kelley School of Business. Dhanaraj’s research focuses on strategy and leadership in a global context and he has published in several top journals. He has written over 50 cases, several of which have received international awards.
Dhanaraj serves on the editorial boards of several business journals. He is an elected Fellow of the Academy of International Business. Dhanaraj teaches in multiple programs and has worked with several global organizations. A mechanical engineer from IIT Madras (India), with Masters in robotics and MBA, Charles earned his Ph.D. in Management from Ivey Business School, Canada. Prior to entering academia, Dhanaraj worked with the Tata group for several years specializing in strategic management and advanced manufacturing.