Dean Hamid Bouchikhi
Dr. Bouchikhi was appointed Dean of SolBridge International School of Business in September 2019.
Dr. Bouchikhi is the former Co-Chair of the Management Department and Director of the Entrepreneurship Center at ESSEC Business School, France, one of the leading business schools in Europe.
Dr. Bouchikhi was born and received his BA (Hons) in Morocco, obtained his Masters and PhD degrees in Management from Paris Dauphine University, France. He joined ESSEC in 1990 as a Professor of Management and Entrepreneurship and founded the Entrepreneurship Center.
His research is in the fields of organizational theory, entrepreneurship and managerial innovation with over 100 academic publications including journal articles, books, edited books, book chapters, and conference presentations.
Dr. Bouchikhi was a Visiting Professor at Keio University in Tokyo, the Graduate School of Management at Universiti Putra Malaysia, and the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.
Led by the Dean, the Executive Committee sets and executes the strategic direction of the school, in close coordination with governance bodies.
The mission of SolBridge Advisory Board is to advise the dean and the executive committee on key strategic and managerial issues.