Professor Emeritus of International Management
After 28 years of service for INSEAD, Hellumut became Emeritus Professor of International Management. He was also appointed Distinguished Professor of Management and European Chair for Global Governance and Sino-European Business Relations.
He was made Dean at CEIBS in Shanghai, China, from 2009-2015. Until the autumn of 2006, he was the Dean of INSEAD’s fast-growing Asia Campus in Singapore.
Hellmut joined INSEAD’s faculty in France in 1981, after a career in marketing and investment banking, covering a period of 11 years.
Hellmut is back in Singapore and continues to work in the area of international management with special focus on Asia. His present focus is on the competition between emerging countries’ firms and traditional multinationals. He is actively involved in the discussion of the emergence of China and the economic and political consequences for the world.
Hellmut studied Economics and Business Administration in Germany, and obtained his doctorate from the University Of St. Gallen, Switzerland.
He has been a visiting professor at the University of Tokyo and Boston University, and a visiting scholar at Harvard University.