Professor De Meyer is the fourth President of Singapore Management University. Previously, he was Director of Judge Business School at the University of Cambridge, and was associated with INSEAD for 23 years where he held various senior positions including founding Dean of INSEAD’s Asia Campus in Singapore.
He has a Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, MBA and PhD in Management from the University of Ghent in Belgium. His research interests include manufacturing and technology strategy; management and innovation in Asia and the globalisation of Asian firms. His work is published widely in academic journals and he has written several books.
Professor De Meyer serves on the boards of the Human Capital Leadership Institute, National Research Foundation, Singapore International Chamber of Commerce, Singapore Symphonia Company Limited and Temasek Management Services. He is an external director of Dassault Systèmes SA (France) and also Chair of the Strategic Advisory Committee of VITO, the Flemish Institute for Technological Research (Belgium).
Arnoud De Meyer will be one of our two excellent keynote speakers.