Marco Aponte-Moreno


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Marco is an associate professor of global business at the School of Economics and Business Administration. He specializes in cross-cultural leadership, and teaches courses in global business, management and strategy. His research looks at how the arts in general, and theater in particular, can be used to develop leadership skills. He also writes about the economic and political crisis of Venezuela, his native country. His doctoral dissertation analyzed the leadership discourse of former Venezuelan president Hugo Chávez over a period of nine years.

Prior to joining academia, he worked in corporate finance for various international financial institutions including Japan's Mizuho Corporate Bank, France's Crédit Lyonnais, and the British commodities trading company ED&F Mann. He has lived and worked in various countries including France, the UK, the US and Venezuela. He is fluent in English, Spanish and French, has over 20 years of experience as a stage actor, and is a board member of Anton's Well Theater Company in Berkeley, California. 

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