University of Nottingham Malaysia
Nottingham University Business School

Business Leaders Seminar Series

Engage with industry in the classroom

Engage with industry
in the classroom


The School regularly hosts a range of talks by business leaders from the region for our students. Many of these have been held as live online events.

We also host the annual NUBS Malaysia Masterclass Series, curated by our Executive Education arm.

Selected Past Events - Business Leaders Seminar Series

  • 'Sales and Marketing Functions in Enterprise Business' (2 December 2020) - Bangkim Chandra Yurembam, Deputy General Manager, Samsung Enterprise Business India
  • 'Understanding the Issues in Developing a Sustainable/Responsible Supply Chain for the Coffee Business' (22 November 2020) - Hemish Dave, Founder, Boda Coffee (USA)
  • 'Blockchain Technologies for Responsible (Commodity) Supply Chains' (22 November 2020) - Shiva Susarla, Founder and Director, Renergii, a venture studio based in Singapore with ventures-related circular urban food systems
  • 'Partnering with Customers to Achieve Sustainability Commitments' (21 November 2020) - Jackson Seng, Vice President (Energy & Sustainability Services for East Asia - Japan Region), Schneider Electric Singapore
  • 'Life in UOBAM Malaysia, and Market Outlook for the Post-Pandemic Period' (19 November 2020) - Edwin Lee, Senior Director and Chief Marketing Officer, UOB Asset Management Malaysia
  • 'Post COVID-19: Resilience and Sustainability' (6 October 2020) - L L Koong, President (South East Asia & South Asia Region) and Chairman, International Tax Panel, Reanda International 
  • 'The Korean Air Nut Rage Scandal - Understanding Stakeholder Response in Times of Crisis (10 November 2020) - Prof. Rebecca Kim, College of International Management, Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University, Japan
  • 'Trends and Impact of COVID on the Value Chain of an International B2B Company' (9 November 2020) - VIkas Anand, Vice President, Asia Pacific and India (Cooling Segment), Danfoss Industries Sdn Bhd
  • 'The COVID-19 Pandemic and Medical Equipment Industry Distribution Channels' (7 November 2020) - Ravikant A., Head of Commercial Excellence and Indirect Channels, Stryker Singapore
  • 'An Examination of Credit Risk Issues facing Asia Pacific Corporates - a Historical and Contemporary Perspective' (19 August 2020) - Xavier Jean, Senior Director, Corporate Ratings, S&P Global Singapore 
  • 'Sustainable Finance and Firms' Environmental, Social and Governance Credentials' (12 August 2020) - Devina Rana, Relationship Manager, Bloomberg, London
  • 'COVID-19: Implications for the Financial Services Industry' (25 June 2020) - Khairul Nizam, CEO, Finance Accreditation Agency (FAA) Malaysia
  • 'Embracing IR4.0 for Business Sustainability in the Era of COVID-19 and Beyond' (20 June 2020) - Ts Dr Kelly Wee, Regional Director, INFOPRO
  • 'Blue Ocean Strategy' (18 June 2020) - Gowrishankar Sundararajan, Managing Partner, Value Innovation Group
  • 'The Future of Money - Customer Centricity' (25 November 2019) - Abrar A. Anwar, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Standard Chartered Bank Malaysia

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