Speaking

In his speaches and talks, George brings a unique combination of his Asian background, British eloquence and humor, and American expertise (including having been one of Michael Porter’s first doctoral students at Harvard Business School). He also blends academic rigor with business pragmatism, and draws on many company examples.

George is an outstanding speaker who has talked to top management groups and forums all over the world, including ABN Amro, American Express (Shanghai), Arab-Malaysian Bank, Arup, Ashland, Bank of America, BASF, Beiersdorf, Bertelsmann, Brown Forman, Carl Zeiss, Confederation of British Industries, Cisco, Concours Group, Corporate Research Forum, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu, Delta Airlines, Deutsche Bank, Du Pont, Ernst & Young (Singapore), Etisalat, GMAC, Honeywell, IBM, J-Phone (Japan), Industry Canada, Invensys, McKinsey, KPMG, Milliken, National Australia Bank, Nestlé, Nissan, Nokia, Philips, Peoplesoft, Pitney Bowes, Pricewaterhouse Coopers, Ralston-Purina, SABIC, San Miguel, SAP, Sara Lee, Saudi Basic Industries Company, Singapore Airlines, Sonae, Sony, Strategic Account Management Association, ST Microelectronics, TAS, TransCanada, and Via Group; and for conferences held by Business Week, Far Eastern Economic Review, Forbes, Fortune, Global Competitiveness Forum (Saudi Arabia),  Pacific Economic Congress (Vladivostok), World Economic Forum (Davos, Seoul, Singapore, Dalian, Tianjin) and World Chinese Economic Forum

Links to recent talks and speaches:
China Innovation

International Strategies for Companies from EM’s

Managing Global Customers

 Strategic Transformation and Execution

CRF 5th International Conference 2013 – keynote speaker George Yip, CEIBS

B2G interview re China innovation Oct 2014