Loredana Padurean

Dr. Loredana Padurean is Professor of Management and Faculty Director for Action Learning at the Asia School of Business (ASB) in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, a collaboration between the MIT Sloan School of Management and Bank Negara Malaysia. She is also International Faculty Fellow at MIT.

Prior to joining ASB, she taught undergraduate, MBA and Executive Education courses in Operations Strategy and Entrepreneurship at the Indian School of Business, Brandeis University, and Lasell College. Her most recent research focuses on Operations for Entrepreneurs and the development of principles for entrepreneurial companies to build operations strategies and capabilities consistent with their business objectives.

Prof. Loredana has an MA in Communication and Economics and a PhD in Management from USI Switzerland. The Swiss National Research Foundation awarded her twice with a grant for an action research dissertation in understanding governance models through multiple lenses. She is a serial entrepreneur, and a board member and advisor for start-ups. Loredana is a passionate teacher and interested in creating innovative learning environments.

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  • Fine C., Padurean L., Werner M., (2014) “The Tesla Roadster (A): Accelerated Supply Chain Learning”, Case study, MIT SLOAN, 14-157, July 24, 2014
  • Padurean L., Fine C., (2011) “Destination dynamics. A governance and management perspective” QUIS12, the 12th International Research Symposium on Service Excellence in Management, Cornell University, June, 2011
  • Book Chapter
    Anja Saretzki & Karlheinz Wöhler (Eds.): Governance von Destinationen. Neue Ansätze für die erfolgreiche Steuerung touristischer. Zielgebiete, Berlin: Erich Schmidt Verlag 2013
  • Padurean L., (2016) Speaker “WINNING THE GENERATION BATTLE: Managing Diverse Age Group in An Organization“ JobStreet Annual Conference

  • Padurean L., (2016) Speaker “Operations for entrepreneurs”, Venture for America, Class of 2016, Brown University , Providence, RI, USA

  • Padurean L., (2016) Moderator Invest ASEAN  Maybank Singapore – Guest Sir Bob Geldof

  • Fine C., Padurean L., (2016) Keynote “V=E*I” Invest Malaysia  Maybank & Stock Exchange, KL

  • Padurean L., Hadri Haris, (2016) Speaker “Driving green“ Invest Malaysia  Maybank & Stock Exchange, KL

  • Padurean L., (2015) Keynote Speaker at the 60th YTL , Kuala Lumpur

  • Padurean L., (2015) Keynote Speaker at the US American Chamber of Commerce AMCHAM , Kuala Lumpur

  • Padurean L., (2015) Moderator at the Global Business School Network GBSN  Conference in Manila

  • Padurean L., (2015) Keynote Speaker at the Lean South East Asia INTEL  conference in Penang

  • Padurean L., (2014) Speaker “Operations for entrepreneurs”, Venture for America Class of 2014, Brown University , Providence, RI, USA

  • Padurean L., (2013) Speaker “Entrepreneurial academia” Indian School of Business  – Leveraging Enterprises through Academic Participation Conference India, Mohali

  • Padurean L., (2013) Panelist “Entrepreneurship in India” MIT-India Conference

  • Padurean L., Fine C., (2011) “Destination dynamics. A governance and management perspective” QUIS12, the 12th International Research Symposium on Service Excellence in Management, Cornell University

General Management, Operations for Entrepreneurs.

Tel: +6 03 9179 4206
Email: loredana@asb.edu.my

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