Georges Nurdin, MSc., MBA, Ph.D, FinstD, studied international business, management and economics in Oxford (UK), Paris (France), Berlin (Germany) and in the USA. For over 20 years he held global divisional CFO, CEO and Director positions in leading American and European multinational corporations, including GE, Du Pont de Nemours, L&G-Siemens and Valeo. His extensive international experience spans Europe, Russia, the Middle East, Africa, the Americas and Asia. For the last ten years Dr Nurdin has advised private and public sector boards and international organisations on international business, economics, trade and cross cultural management. Dr Nurdin authors articles and publications and regularly delivers lectures and conferences in leading world business schools.