Dr. Ulf Henning Richter

Dr. Ulf Henning Richter

Dr. Ulf Henning Richter

Advisor for Global Business and Strategy |

Dr. Ulf Henning Richter is an advisor, public speaker and author focusing on International Advisory including Strategy & Project Development, Strategy Implementation, Transaction Services and etc. His ongoing research projects and speaking appointments focus on China-specific, global strategy, and global governance related topics. His advisory experiences regionally covering Asia, Europe, Africa and Latin America, with expertise involving sectors of Automotive and Retailing, Infrastructure, Mining, Oil & gas, Waste & Waste Water and etc.

Dr. Ulf Henning Richter was an Associate Professor of Global Business and Strategy at Tongji University, based in Shanghai, China. He received his Doctorate in Economic Sciences from HEC Lausanne, Switzerland, and an MBA from European Business School, Oestrich-Winkel in Germany. He is also a Visiting Scholar with the Social Innovation Centre at INSEAD, Membership Secretary of the AIB Sub-Saharan Chapter, and was previously a Visiting Fellow at Harvard University.

Dr. Richter’s publications center around the link between global production systems and shifting sup-ply chains, social transition and global governance, strategic innovation and lasting sustainable change in emerging markets. A particular focus lies on China’s unprecedented re-emergence as global economic and political power, its quest for innovation and technology acquisition from Western countries, and its move into Africa, the Middle East and Latin America in its search for resources, markets, and politi-cal allies.