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Case Writing Competition - Winners 2016

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EFMD is delighted to announce the winners of the 2016 EFMD Case Writing Competition. 

2016 Category Winners

Corporate Social Responsibility, Sponsored by Kedge Business School

Martin Bauer Group: Corporate Social Responsibility with EinDollarBrille”, written by:

  • Peter M. Bican, WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, DE
  • Carsten Guderian, WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, DE

Entrepreneurship, Sponsored by EM Lyon

Scytl”, written by:

  • Luisa Alemany, Esade Entrepreneurship Institute- ESADE Business School, ES
  • Eugenia Bieto, ESADE Business School, ES
  • Lourdes Urriolagoitia, Esade Entrepreneurship Institute- ESADE Business School, ES

Family Business, Sponsored by Suliman S. Olayan School of Business, American University of Beirut, LB

Conflicting Business Approaches of Two Generations: The Otsuka Family Showdown”, written by:

  • Debapratim Purkayastha, Icfai Business School, Hyderabad, IN
  • Ranjana Tiwari, Icfai Business School, Hyderabad, IN

Finance and Banking, Sponsored by Toulouse Business School – Groupe ESC Toulouse

UBS: Acquisition of Commerzbank AG as a possible growth strategywritten by:

  • Philipp Deisler, Technical University of Munich, DE
  • Michael Eisenlauer, Technical University of Munich, DE
  • Fahrudin Abazi, Technical University of Munich, DE

Supply Chain Management, Sponsored by Kedge Business School

ADIDAS RUSSIA/CIS AND THE RUSSIAN CRISIS: RETRENCH OR DOUBLE DOWN (A) and (B)”, written by:

  • Carlos Cordón, IMD, CH
  • Benoit Leleux, IMD, CH
  • Beverley Lennox, IMD, CA

Emerging Global Chinese Competitors, Sponsored by ChinaCases.org, The Global Platform of China Cases

CNOOC Engages with Canadian Stakeholders”, written by:

  • Klaus Meyer, China Europe International Business School, CN
  • Alexandra Han, China Europe International Business School, CN

Euro-Mediterranean Managerial Practices and Issues, Sponsored by Montpellier Business School, FR

ABB & GALINDO: WINNING THE PEACE (A) and (B)”, written by:

  • Daniel Blake, IE Business School, ES
  • Rocio Bonet, IE Business School, ES
  • Saul Downie, IE Business School, ES

African Business Cases, Sponsored by China Europe International Business School (CEIBS)

CAVERTON: HOVERING INTO AFRICAN MARKETS THROUGH INTERNATIONAL STRATEGY”, written by:

  • Adeniyi Olarewaju, University of Lagos, NG
  • Sunday Adebisi, University of Lagos, NG

Indian Management Issues and Opportunities, Sponsored by Curtin Business School, AU

Leading the Tata Group (A): Ratan Tata Leadership & Leading the Tata Group (B): Cyrus Mistry Leadership”, written by:

  • J. Ramachandran, Indian Institute of Management Bangalore, IN
  • K. S. Manikandan, Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, IN
  • K. Rajyalakshmi, Indian Institute of Management Bangalore, IN

Responsible Leadership, Sponsored by University of San Diego - School of Business Administration

Data Analytics at Alexandra Health System: A New Journey in the Healthcare Industry”, written by:

  • Lian Chee Koh, Singapore Management University, SG
  • Ma Nang Laik, Singapore University of Social Sciences, SG
  • Zack Wang Zheng, Singapore Management University, SG

Inclusive Business Models, Sponsored by IMD

Future For Children: A Social Enterprise Project In Transition”, written by:

  • Christopher Dula, Singapore Management University, SG
  • Jonathan Chang, Singapore Management University, SG
  • Lakshmi Appasamy, Singapore Management University, SG

Latin American Business Cases, Sponsored by Universidad Externado de Colombia

The Pacific Alliance: Myth or Reality? Mexico, Colombia, Peru, and Chile“, written by:

  • Fernando D’Alessio, Centrum - Pontificia Universidad Catolica Del Peru, PE

MENA Business Cases, Sponsored by HEC Paris in Qatar

From Old Fashion To A Fast-Fashion Retailing Power-House: How Diamantine Reinvented The Traditional Ready-To-Wear Market In Mena Region”, written by:

  • Maaroufi Zoulikha, Esca Ecole de Management, MA

Bringing Technology to Market, Sponsored by ESMT

GE China Technology Center: Evolving Role in Global Innovation”, written by:

  • Haiyang Li, Rice University, USA
  • Rebecca Chung, Rebecca Chung Research Translation and Consultancy, CN-CH

Urban Transition Challenges, Sponsored by Climate-Kic

unu GmbH: Sharing is caring – a suitable business model for e-scooters in Germany?”, written by:

  • Frieder Johann Weidenbach, Technical University of Munich, DE
  • Franziska Beck, Technical University of Munich, DE
  • Michael Krauss, Technical University of Munich, DE

Sustainable Production Systems, Sponsored by Climate-Kic

Unilever production cluster in Tula: zero non-hazardous waste to landfill in ten months”, written by:

  • Andrey Shapenko, Moscow School of Management SKOLKOVO, RU

Integrating the Innovation Pipelines, Sponsored by Climate-Kic

Bpi Globe Banko: Reshaping The Philippines Rural Banking System”, written by:

  • Havovi Joshi, Singapore Management University, SG
  • Peter Williamson, University of Cambridge Judge Business School, UK

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Outstanding Doctoral Research Awards - 2016 Winners


EFMD and Emerald Publishing announce with great pleasure the winners of the 2016 Outstanding Doctoral Research Awards.

Award-winning entries receive a cash prize of €1,500 and international recognition. EFMD is particularly proud to celebrate the excellence in research from the EFMD member institutions represented here.

 

Operations and production management
Category sponsored by International Journal of Operations & Production Management

Dr Haley Allison Beer
University of Warwick
Thesis title: "An exploration of people’s experiences of the performance measurement process in social enterprises"
Supervisor: Dr. Pietro Micheli

Logistics and Supply Chain Management
Category sponsored by International Journal of Physical Distribution & Logistics Management

Dr Jennifer Espinosa
Rowan University
PhD obtained at University of South Florida
Thesis title: "Understanding the Complexity of Product Returns Management: A Complex Adaptive Systems Theory Perspective"
Supervisor: James R. Stock

Educational leadership and strategy
Category sponsored by Journal of Educational Administration

Dr Jared Boyce
Teachers College, Columbia University
Thesis title: "Commitment and Leadership: What We Know From the Schools and Staffing Survey"
Supervisor: Alex J. Bowers

Management and Governance
Category sponsored by Management Decision

Thomas Lindner
WU Vienna
Thesis title: "Financing International Business: Distance, the Cost of Capital, and Financial Structure"
Supervisor: Jonas Puck

Human Resource Management
Category sponsored by Personnel Review

Dr Rachelle Pascoe-Deslauriers
University of Strathclyde
Thesis title: "Job displacement and the implications for job quality: An investigation of the job transition process for public sector workers in Scotland, UK and Ontario, Canada in the Great Recession"
Supervisor: Professor Patricia Findlay

Leadership and Organisational Development
Category sponsored by Leadership & Organization Development Journal

Mr Philip Maxton
University of Pretoria, South Africa
Thesis title: "Employee Transition throughout an Appreciative Inquiry Intervention"
Supervisor: Emeritus Professor John M Verster

Health Care Management
Category sponsored by Journal of Health Organisation and Management

Dr Jaideep Pandit
University of Oxford
Thesis title: "Towards Efficiency: Developing Quantitative Measures of Operating Theatre Performance in the National Health Service"
Supervisor: Professor Mansukh T Popat

 

For more details on the Outstanding Doctoral Research Awards, the winners and the categories, please go here.

You can consult the archives of previous winners here.

Case Writing Competition - Winners 2015

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EFMD is delighted to announce the winners of the 2015 EFMD Case Writing Competition. 

2015 Category Winners

Corporate Social Responsibility, Sponsored by Kedge Business School

“V. Kurien and the milk revolution in India”, written by:

  • Eugénio Viassa Monteiro, AESE Business School, PT
  • Carlos Filipe Miranda Collaço, AESE Business School, PT
 

Entrepreneurship, Sponsored by EM Lyon

“SimpliFlying: “Making A Great Idea Take Flight (A) and (B)”, written by:

  • Adina Wong, Singapore Management University, SG
  • Michael Netzley, Singapore Management University, SG
 

Family Business, Sponsored by American University of Cairo, School of Business

“Ayala Corporation: One Family’s Contribution to Nation Building”, written by:

  • Benoît Leleux, IMD, CH
  • Anne-Catrin Glemser, IMD, CH
 

Finance and Banking, Sponsored by Toulouse Business School – Groupe ESC Toulouse

“Fake Ruby: Cooking the books” written by:

  • James Gallagher, Edinburgh Napier University, UK
  • Edward Fordyce, MBAHELP4U, UK
  • David Stevenson, Edinburgh Napier University, UK
 

Supply Chain Management, Sponsored by Kedge Business School

“The HP Helion Proposal: To Migrate or Not to Migrate to the Cloud, That Is the Question”, written by:

  • Juan Enrique Flores, IESE Business School, ES
  • Francisco Vazquez, HP Technology Services, ES
  • Philip Moscoso, IESE Business School, ES
 

Emerging Global Chinese Competitors, Sponsored by ChinaCases.orgThe Global Platform of China Cases

“Xiaomi 2015: A Homegrown Apple in China?”, written by

  • Howard Yu, IMD, CH
 

Euro-Mediterranean Managerial Practices and Issues, Sponsored by Groupe Sup de Co Montpellier Business School

“Les Moulins De La Brague: A Terroir Olive Oil Mill Against Agri-Food Multinationals”, written by:

  • Franck Brulhart, FEG, Aix-Marseille Université, FR
  • Philippe Chereau, SKEMA Business School, FR
  • Pierre-Xavier MESCHI, IAE Aix-en-Provence, Aix-Marseille Université & SKEMA Business School, FR
 

African Business Cases, Sponsored by China Europe International Business School (CEIBS)

“M-Changa: Leveraging Kenya's Mobile Money Market for Community Fundraising”, written by:

  • Sarit Markovich, Kellogg School of Management, US
  • Nilima Achwal, Kellogg School of Management, US
 

Indian Management Issues and Opportunities, Sponsored by EFMD

“Crisis at the Mill: Weaving an Indian Turnaround - Alvarez & Marsal”, written by:

  • Claudia Zeisberger, INSEAD, SG
  • Anne-Marie Carrick, INSEAD, FR
 

Responsible Leadership, Sponsored by University of San Diego - School of Business Administration

“Boldly Go: Character Drives Leadership at Providence Healthcare”, written by:

  • Mary weil, Richard Ivey School of Business, CA
  • Chitra P Reddin, Communications Solutions, CA
 

Inclusive Business Models, Sponsored by IMD

“Manila Water: From Privatisation to Sustainable Growth”, written by:

  • Christopher Dula, Singapore Management University, SG
  • Chee Wei Kwam, Singapore Management University, SG
  • Zack Wang, Singapore Management University, SG
 

Latin American Business Cases, Sponsored by Universidad Externado de Colombia

“JBS S.A.: A Latin American Success Story”, written by:

  • Syeda Maseeha Qumer, Icfai Business School, Hyderabad, IN
  • Debapratim Purkayastha, Icfai Business School, Hyderabad, IN
 

MENA Business Cases, Sponsored by HEC Paris in Qatar

“Michel Nassif Et Fils: Succeeding Generations”, written by:

  • Randa Salamoun, American University of Beirut, LB
  • Lina Tannir, American University of Beirut, LB
 

Bringing Technology to Market, Sponsored by ESMT

“Balancing The Power Equation: Suzlon Energy Limited”, written by:

  • Snehal Awate, Indian School of Business, IN
  • Ram Mudambi, Fox School of Business, IN
  • Arohini Narain, Indian School of Business, IN
 

Urban Transition Challenges, Sponsored by Climate-Kic

“The Senior Citizen Home Safety Association: Enabling Active, Ageing-in-Place in Hong Kong”, written by:

  • Christopher Dula, Singapore Management University, SG
  • Alfred Wu, Singapore Management University, SG
 

Sustainable Production Systems, Sponsored by Climate-Kic

“Newlight Technologies: Plastics For A Carbon Negative Future”, written by:

  • Daina Mazutis, IMD, CH
  • Daniel Day, IMD, CH
 

Integrating the Innovation Pipelines, Sponsored by Climate-Kic

“Crowdfunding Renewable Energy Solutions: Abundance Generation”, written by:

  • Christopher Corbishley, Imperial College London, UK
  • Charles Donovan, Imperial College London, UK