Speakers Profile - Dr. Zunaira Munir

Travels From:
North America

Fee Range: E

Dr. Zunaira Munir is the Founder and Managing Director of 'Strategize Blue', a Blue Ocean Strategy consulting and training firm based in San Diego, California. She is a Senior Affiliate Member of the Global Blue Ocean Strategy Network and works directly under Professors Chan Kim and Renee Mauborgne on various Blue Ocean Strategy projects, initiatives, and research.

She has a PhD in Innovation Management from Wuhan University of Technology, China and has worked with numerous big and small companies worldwide in their pursuit to make competition irrelevant and create Blue Oceans of highly profitable growth. Key recent clients include HP, Coca Cola, T-Mobile, Deloitte and Touche, Honeywell International, Center for Non-profit Management, Ohio State University Medical Center, DataPath Inc, Keypoint Credit Union, American Advertising Federation, Clary Business Machines (USA), Conexion Global, Coomeva, EPM, Banco Colombia, (Colombia), RJ Reynolds Tobacco Co. (Puerto Rico), Haleeb Foods, China Mobile Pak (Pakistan), Aim Inlines (Bangkok) and ITESM (Mexico).

As an executive, she played a major contribution in taking her family-business Clary Business Machines to the ranks of the fastest growing privately held companies in the US. As an educator and trainer, she has over 6 years of experience teaching graduate and undergraduate courses at various universities. As a researcher her work has been published in China Business Review, International Review of Business and research, the PDMA Research Forum and others. Her upcoming book 'Key concepts in Innovation' being published by Palgrave McMillan will be available in March 2010.

Having lived, studied and worked in Asia, Europe and the United States, Dr. Munir has global business credentials and a command of English, Urdu, Hindi and Mandarin. She is a dynamic presenter and trainer with a fascinating multidisciplinary and multicultural view.