The transfer of corporate governance practices across international boundaries, global convergence of corporate governance regulations, the study of Western – Asian joint ventures and the role of social context in international business.
Teaching in 2012-2013
Distance Learning MBA
- IB8180 International Business
- IB94K0 Corporate Governance
- IB9A20 International Business
- IB9S10 International Business
- XX9DBM Doing Business in Mexico
Marketing & Strategy
- IB92N0 Global Business Strategy
- IB93B0 Environment of Business
Warwick Corporate MBA
- IB818Z International Business
Before embarking on an academic career Derek worked in the financial services industry where he was a Director of Kleinwort Benson Investment Management and the Managing Director of the Tata Asset Management Company in Mumbai. During this time he lived for extended periods in the UK, USA, India and Taiwan. He has also worked in Thailand, Singapore, Japan, Hong Kong and Canada.
"The case against Michael Eisner (updated)"
Strategy: analysis and practice (2010)
"Strategy and corporate governance"
Strategy: analysis and practice (2010)15
"Disney v. Disney"
The Strategy Pathfinder: Core Concepts and Micro-Cases (2006)2: 42-46.
"Strategy and Corporate Governance"
Strategy: Analysis & Practice (2005)17: 629-663.
"The Case Against Michael Eisner"
Strategy: Analysis & Practice (2005)17: 653-662.
"Indian Fund Management Company"
International Management: Cross-cultural Dimensions (1998)