AGBA Honors

AGBA Honors

AGBA Fellows

Prof. Dr. Dana-Nicoleta Lascu
Professor of Marketing
University of Richmond
Richmond, Virginia
USA

Prof. Dr. Len Tiu Wright
Professor of Marketing
University of Huddersfield
Huddersfield, England
UK

Prof. Dr. Abdul A. Rasheed
Chair
Department of Management
University of Texas at Arlington
Arlington, Texas,
USA

Prof. Dr. Paul Sergius Koku
Professor of Marketing
Florida Atlantic University
Boca Raton, Florida
USA

Prof. Dr. Munim Kumar Barai
Professor of Finance
International College of Management
Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University
Beppu, Oita
Japan

Prof. Dr. Broto Bhardwaj
Professor of Entrepreneurship
Bharati Vidyapeeth University
New Delhi
India

Prof. Dr. Haim Hilman  Abdullah
Dean
School of Business Management
University Utara Malaysia
Malaysia

Prof. Dr. Zainal Abidin Mohamed
Professor and Associate Dean
Graduate School of Muamalat
Islamic Science University of Malaysia
Malaysia

Prof. Dr. Satria Bangsawan
Professor and Dean
Faculty of Economics and Business
University of Lampung
Lampung
Indonesia

Prof. Dr. Osman Mohamad
Professor of Marketing
Graduate School of Management
Multimedia University
Kuala Lumpur
Malaysia

Prof. Dr. Madhusudhan Prasad Varanasi
Professor of Management
Department of Management
College of Business Administration
Al - Yamamah University
Riyadh
Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Prof. Dr. Rafik-ul-Islam
Professor of Management
Faculty of Economics and Management
International Islamic University
 Malaysia

Prof. Dr.  Tagi Sagafi-nejad
Radcliffe Killam Distinguished
Professor of International Business,
Director,
Center for the Study of Western Hemispheric Trade  
Director, International Trade Institute
Editor, International Trade Journal-  
A. R. Sanchez, Jr., School of Business,
Texas A&M International University
Laredo, Texas
USA

Prof. Dr. Cihan Cobanoglu
McKibbon Distinguished Chair Professor and Dean:  
College of Hospitality and Technology University of South Florida at Sarasota-Manatee
Sarasota-Manatee, Florida
USA

Prof. Dr. Mary B. Teagarden
Professor of Global Strategy
Editor-in-Chief
Thunderbird International Business Review
Thunderbird School of Global Management Arizona State University
Glendale, Arizona,
USA

Prof. Dr. Rajan Varadarajan
Distinguished Professor of Marketing
Ford Chair in Marketing & E-Commerce
Head, Department of Marketing
Mays Business School
Texas A&M University
College Station, Texas,
USA

Prof. Dr. Benwari  L. Kedia
Robert Wang Chair of Excellence in International Business
Director:
Wang Center for International Business Education and Research (CIBER)
Director of the International MBA Program
The University of Memphis
Memphis, Tennessee,
USA

Prof. Dr. C. P. Rao
Emeritus Professor of Marketing
Department of Marketing and Management
College of Business Administration
University of Arkansas
USA

Prof. Dr.  James P. Johnson
Chair: Department of International Business
Director: Global Consulting Projects
Crummer Graduate School of Business
Rollins College
1000 Winter Park, FL 32789
USA

Prof. Dr. Zainal  Abidin  Bin Mohamed
Professor and Director
Graduate School of Business
Islamic Science University Malaysia
Kuala Lumpur
Malaysia

Prof. Dato' Dr. Daing Nasir Ibrahim
Vice Chancellor
University of Malaysia Pahang
Kuantan City, State of Pahang
Malaysia

Prof. Dr. Norman Wright
Dean
Woodbury School of Business
Utah Valley University
Orem, Utah
USA

Prof. Dr. Lars G. Hassel
Rector
Umeå School of Business and Economics
Umeå University
Umea
Sweden

Prof. Dr. Klaus-Peter Wiedmann
Chair Professor of Marketing
Leibniz University
Hannover
Germany

Prof. Dr. J. Mark Munoz
Professor and Interim Dean
Tabor School of Business
Millikin University
Decatur, Illinois,
USA

Prof. Dr. Ahmad Hosseini
Professor and Dean
School of Business and Entrepreneurship
American University of Nigeria
Yola city, State of Adamawa,
Nigeria

AGBA  SCHOLARS

Dr. Sorasak Tang Thong
Lecturer and Assistant Dean for International Affairs
Faculty of Administration and Management,
King Mongkut's Institute of Technology at Ladkrabang
Bangkok
Thailand

Dr. Bhavan Narayana Kandala
Professor and Director
School of Management Studies
Malla Reddy Engineering College for Women
Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University
Kukatpally, Hyderabad, Telangana
India

Dr. Allam K. Abu Farha
Assistant Professor of Marketing
Department of Marketing
College of Business
Qatar University
Qatar

Dr. Sundar Venkatesh
Associate Professor of Strategic Management
School of Management
Asian Institute of Technology
Bangkok
Thailand

Dr. Anil Jayantha  Fernando
Senior Lecturer
Department of Accounting 
University of Sri Jayewardenepura
Gangodawila, Nugegoda
Sri Lanka

Dr. Sahil Raj
Assistant Professor of MIS
Department of MIS
Faculty of Management
Punjabi University
Patiala
India

Dr. Mahrina Sari
Associate Professor and Associate Dean
Faculty of Economies and Business
University of Lampung
Lampung
Indonesia

Dr. Maher N. Itani
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Operations Management
Department of Management
School of Business
Lebanese American University
Lebanon

Dr. Christopher Marquette
Associate Professor and Chair
Department of Finance
American University of Ras Al Khaimah
Ras Al Khaimah
United Arab Emirates

Dr. Arthur Seakhoa-King
Assistant Professor of Marketing
Department of Marketing
School of Business
Australian College of Kuwait
Kuwait

Dr. Dwarika Prasad Uniyal
Assistant Dean for Executive Education
Dehradun Campus
Indian Institute of Management at Kashipur
Dehradun
Uttarakhand
India

Dr. Ananth Chiravuri
Assistant Professor of MIS
Department of MIS
College of Business
United Arab Emirates University
UAE

Dr. Richard Afriyie Owusu
Associate Professor
Department of Marketing
Centre for International Business in Emerging Markets (CIBEM)
School of Business and Economics,
Linnaeus University
Kalmar
Sweden

Dr. Sam Toglaw
Dean
School of Business
Australian College of Kuwait
Kuwait

Dr. Nuarrual Hilal Md. Dahlan
University of Utara Malaysia
Malaysia

Dr. Farha Abdol Ghapar
Dean
School of Business
Kolej Universiti Poly-Tech MARA
Malaysia

Dr. Osama Sam Al kwifi
Associate Professor
Department of Management
College of Business
Qatar University
Qatar

Dr. Evariste Habiyakare
Assistant Professor of Marketing
Department of International Business
HAAGA-HELIA University of Applied Sciences
Taidetehtaankatu
Finland

Prof. Dr. John H. Humphreys
Dean
College of Business and Technology
Texas A&M University at Commerce
Commerce, Texas
USA

Dr. Craig Julian
Senior Lecturer of Marketing
School of Commerce and Management
Gold Coast Tweed Heads (Beachside)
Southern Cross University
Bilinga, Queensland
Australia

Dr. Meng Tao
Deputy Dean
Global Institute of Management and Economics
Dongbei University of Finance and Economics
Dalian
China

Dr. Haim Hilman Bin Abdullah
Associate Professor of Management
Director: Institute of Quality Management
Universiti Utara Malaysia
Sintok, State of Kedah
Malaysia

Dr. Mohammad Naim Chaker
Chair
Department of Finance and Economics
College of Business Administration
Ajman University of Science and Technology
Ajman,
United Arab Emirates

Prof. Dr. Tengku Akbar Tengku Abdullah
School of Business
Infrastructure Kuala Lumpur Infrastructure University College
Unipark Suria, Jalan Ikram-Uniten
Kajang, Selangor
Malaysia

AGBA Distinguished Doctoral Dissertation Awards

2018 AGBA Distinguished Doctoral Dissertation Award
Dr. Bhavan Narayana  Kandala
Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University
Hyderabad, Telangana State,
India

2017 AGBA Distinguished Doctoral Dissertation Award
Dr. Asim Talukdar  
XLRI-Xavier School of Management, 
Jamshedpur, State of Jharkhand,
India

2017 AGBA Distinguished Doctoral Dissertation Award
Dr. Maher N. Itani
North Dakota State University
Fargo, North Dakota,
USA

2016 AGBA Distinguished Doctoral Dissertation Award
Dr. Nayana Dehigama
Asian Institute of Technology
Bangkok,
Thailand

2015 AGBA Distinguished Doctoral Dissertation Award
Dr. Narentheren Kaliappen
Universiti Utara Malaysia
Malaysia

2014 AGBA  Distinguished Doctoral Dissertation Award
Dr. Fareed M. Al-Yagout
Universiti Sains Malaysia
Malaysia

2013 AGBA Distinguished Doctoral Dissertation Award
Dr. Prasantha  Jayamanna
Asian Institute of Technology
Bagnkok
Thailand

2012 AGBA Distinguished Doctoral Dissertation Award
Dr. Chutima Wangbenmad
Universiti Sains Malaysia
Malaysia

2011 AGBA Distinguished Doctoral Dissertation Award
Dr. Che Aniza Binti Che Wel
Universiti Putra Malaysia
Malaysia

2010 AGBA  Distinguished Doctoral Dissertation Award
Dr. Haim Hilman Abdullah
Universiti Putra Malaysia
Malaysia

OTHER AGBA HONORS AND AWARDS

2017 AGBA Distinguished International Book Award
Dr. Sahil Raj
Assistant Professor of Management Information System
School of Management Studies
Punjabi University
Patiala, State  of Punjab
India

2017 AGBA Distinguished Life-Time Achievement Award
Prof. Dr. Osman Mohamad
Professor of Marketing
Graduate School of Management
Multimedia University
Kuala Lumpur
Malaysia

2017 AGBA Distinguished Life-Time Achievement Award
Prof. Dr. Zainal Abidin Mohamed
Professor and Associate Dean
Graduate School of Muamalat
Islamic Science University of Malaysia
Malaysia

2017 AGBA Distinguished Business Dean
Prof. Dr. Haim Hilman  Abdullah
Dean
School of Business Management
University Utara Malaysia
Malaysia

2016 AGBA Distinguished Corporate Leadership Award
Prof. Dato’ Dr. Chua Hock Hoo
Managing Partner
Cheng and Company
Chartered Accountants
Kuala Lumpur
Malaysia

2016 AGBA Distinguished Business Dean
Prof. Dr. Joseph Mark Munoz
Interim Dean
School of Business
Millikin University
Decatur, Illinois
USA  

2012 AGBA Distinguished Life-Time Achievement Award
Prof. Dr. Kip Becker
Director: International Academic Initiatives
Administrative Sciences Department
Metropolitan College
Boston University
Boston  Massachusetts
USA

2015 AGBA Distinguished International Book Award
Prof. Dr. Joseph Mark Munoz
Interim Dean:
School of Business
Millikin University
Decatur, Illinois
USA  

and
Dr. Michelle Ingram
Spain

(in Recognition for the Outstanding Contribution of the Book Hispanic Latino- Entrepreneurship : Viewpoints Of Practitioners” to the Advancement of Academic and Business Research, Cross-Cultural Appreciation, and the Enhancement of the Practice of Global Business. Publisher: Business Expert Press (BEP) (ISBN: 978-1-60649-356-4).