Dr Axele Giroud - personal details
Role: Reader In International Business
Tel: 0161 275-6492
Manchester Business School East-F 11
Manchester Business School
The University of Manchester
Dr Axele Giroud is Reader in International Business at Manchester Business School. She is President of the Euro-Asia Management Studies association, and was Director of the MSc in International Business and Management until 2012. She has previously worked in the University of Paris I, Pantheon-Sorbonne, and Bradford University School of Management. Her research interest cover issues of multinational firms strategies, knowledge transfer, linkages in host economies and economic development. Dr Giroud is frequently invited as an expert for international seminars (notably some organised by DFID, the World Bank and the United Nations). She has published extensively in academic journals (notable International Business Review, Management International Review, World Development, Asian Business and Management) and has completed several research reports for major organisations such as the Japanese Bank for International Cooperation, the British Department for International Development, the ASEAN Secretariat, and the United Nations. She sits on the editorial board of three academic journals.