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InterConnect with Dundee and Angus Chamber of Commerce

April 20 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Are you interested in meeting others who trade internationally? Are you thinking of growing your international markets or looking at trading internationally for the first time?

Join us for our inaugural I-Connect networking event providing the perfect opportunity for you to meet fellow members in the international industry whilst hearing more about international strategies from Dr Andrew Ross, Senior Lecturer in International Business and Strategy at the University of Dundee.

Dr Andrew Ross will discuss international strategies that address 

⭐ The pressures of global integration and local responsiveness

⭐ The strategic choices on the location of entry (e.g. where to enter)

⭐ The timing of entry (e.g. when to enter)

⭐ The modes of entry (e.g. how to enter)

⭐ Relative merits of different foreign market entry modes ranging from international trade to foreign direct investment (FDI)

Dr. Andrew Ross is a Senior Lecturer in international business and strategy within the School of Business at the University of Dundee. Prior to his current appointment he taught economics at The University of Edinburgh and was a Lecturer in International Business at Edinburgh Napier University. He has previously published articles in the fields of corporate governance, regional entrepreneurship, and foreign direct investment. He has also written for the renowned think tank, The Royal United Services Institute (RUSI) on the strategic implications of China’s Belt and Road Initiative. Dr. Ross currently serves as an Associate Editor for the journal Corporate Governance, is a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, and a Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society.

University of Dundee

The University of Dundee is a public research university in Dundee, a city in the east central Lowlands of Scotland. It was founded as a university college in 1881 with a donation from the prominent Baxter family of textile manufacturers.

Nobel Prize winning poet and honorary graduate Seamus Heaney has described the University of Dundee as ‘having its head in the clouds and its feet firmly on the ground.’ The ability to be both aspirational and down-to earth and to blend ground-breaking intellectual achievement with practical applications, has given the University its distinctive character