Peter Woolliams

Expertise

Prof. Peter Woolliams, PhD, is senior partner with THT and is also Emeritus Professor of International Business at the Ashcroft International Business School (AIBS), Anglia University, UK, having formerly been Professor of Management at the East London Business School in the UK. He has worked extensively as an academic and practitioner management consultant throughout the world with many leading organizations and management gurus and is visiting professor at several international institutions.

Professional Experience

He has been visiting Research Fellow (and now owner/partner) at THT for 23 years during which he has worked closely with his co-author Prof. Dr Trompenaars. Peter’s contribution has been to support the development of the THT’s cross culture and knowledge management database and its reliability and consistency through extensive rigorous analysis and the extensive range of web based diagnostic tools.

Background

He has an extensive research and publication record and is frequently invited to make keynote presentations throughout the world at major international conferences. His earlier work was on computer based corporate models and simulation studies for business strategy development and formulation. More recent research is concerned with transferring business and management models to other cultures and markets. He co-authored ‘Business Across Cultures’ and ‘Marketing across Cultures’ with Fons Trompenaars, and more than dozen academic and practicioner articles.

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  • The new geography of management - Chartered Management Institute April 7, 2017
    Chartered Management InstituteThe new geography of managementChartered Management InstituteCultural theorists Charles Hampden-Turner and Fons Trompenaars believe that such companies owe their success to ignoring Western advice and plotting a distinctively Chinese course. Their genius, they posit, has been to integrate elements that, to the … For the full art […]
  • The new geography of management - Chartered Management Institute April 7, 2017
    Chartered Management InstituteThe new geography of managementChartered Management InstituteCultural theorists Charles Hampden-Turner and Fons Trompenaars believe that such companies owe their success to ignoring Western advice and plotting a distinctively Chinese course. Their genius, they posit, has been to integrate elements that, to the … For the full art […]
  • The new geography of management - Chartered Management Institute April 7, 2017
    Chartered Management InstituteThe new geography of managementChartered Management InstituteCultural theorists Charles Hampden-Turner and Fons Trompenaars believe that such companies owe their success to ignoring Western advice and plotting a distinctively Chinese course. Their genius, they posit, has been to integrate elements that, to the … For the full art […]
  • Engineers push for safety in manufacturing, others - The Nation Newspaper April 7, 2017
    The Nation NewspaperEngineers push for safety in manufacturing, othersThe Nation NewspaperShe called on participants to focus on building a strong and sustainable safety culture for business and economic progress. Also speaking against the backdrop of building collapse and other unfortunate incidents in the construction industry, the Group … For the full art […]
  • Got Strategic Goals They Won't Happen Without The Right Corporate Culture - Mondaq News Alerts (registration) April 2, 2017
    Got Strategic Goals They Won’t Happen Without The Right Corporate CultureMondaq News Alerts (registration)It is therefore crucial to ensure that the firm’s values are lived by its individuals in their day-to-day work, and that they fully reflect the firm’s ambition and strategy. Thanks to the acquisition of the research firm THT, founded in 1985 by Pr. Dr … […]