Aggarwal – Consulting

Consulting

Executive Education

  • 6/16: Graduate Institute Geneva, Executive Master in International Negotiation and Policy-Making
  • 5/16: Haas Executive Education Program, UC Berkeley.
  • 3/10-7/13: Advanced Management Program (AMP), INSEAD, France. Focus on management challenges in the global political economy.
  • 92-07: Regular participant in the Haas Executive Education program, UC Berkeley. Rated highest among all faculty members in month-long program, 2000.
  • 9/02-12/08 Haas Executive Program for Cisco Executives
  • 9/02 Gordon Institute of Business Science Executive Program, University of Pretoria, South Africa
  • 9/94 Lectured on “Changes in the Global Economy” for the Japan-Focused Executive MBA Program, U. of Hawaii
  • 11/93 Lectured on international negotiation strategies to diplomats as part of a training program on economic negotiations, sponsored by the University of Geneva
  • 10/93 Lectured on the implications of the North American Free Trade Agreement for business and labor at the Istituto Affari Internazionali, Rome, Italy and Boston University MBA program in Rome
  • 9/93 Lectured to Thai state governors on U.S trade policy, Berkeley-Hong Kong Project, Berkeley

Advisory Experience

  • 6/14:  Non-Resident Fellow, The Arab Gulf States Institute in Washington
  • 7/13: Study on new developments in industrial policy and trade policy World Bank.
  • 9/10: Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), discussion of global political economy and leadership.
  • 9/09: APEC Technical Assistance and Training Facility, US AID: study on engaging ABAC and civil society in Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC)
  • 1/08: S. Department of State: The Future of Trade Agreements in the Asia-Pacific
  • 6/07 Trade policy discussion, for a conference on “Trends and Shocks”, U.S. Department of Defense
  • 4/07 Consulted with ASEAN to organise a conference entitled “ASEAN talks Business”
  • 8/06 Prepared a study on integration strategies for ASEAN for USAID
  • 4/05 Prepared a study for the ILO on business association lobbying strategies
  • 6/03- Chair, International Advisory Board, University of Geneva International Organizations MBA program
  • 12/02 Co-Principal Speaker, WTO Training Program for Negotiators for Developing Countries
  • 7/99-1/00 Consultant to Global Mechanism of the U.N. Conference to Combat Desertiffication, (housed in the International Fund for Agricultural Development, Rome) on the possibility of linking debt reduction to environmental conditionality
  • 5/99 Search Committee Member for economists for the East-West Center, Honolulu.
  • 10/98 Prepared a study comparing debt rescheduling outcomes in Asia and Latin America for the World Bank
  • 5/97 External reviewer for the Department of Economics, Central European University, Budapest, with Profs. John Harsanyi and Anders Åslund
  • 1994-1995 Adviser to Dr. C. Fred Bergsten, Chairman, Group of Eminent Persons, Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum
  • 10/91 Prepared a study for the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) on trading companies and export strategies for small and medium-size enterprises in Eastern Europe
  • 1/85-9/85 Group of Thirty, New York– research on cooperation and conflict among banks and governments in the current debt crisis
  • 12/84-12/85 Research and writing for a study entitled the Costs and Benefits of Protection, published by the OECD in preparation for the GATT Uruguay Round.
  • 11/83-2/83 United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)–prepared a study on U.S. public policy and corporate strategies in textile trade
  • 3/82-4/82 UNCTAD– preparation of a portion of a handbook for negotiators in international trade
  • 1/80-6/80 U.S. Department of Commerce– wrote a study of U.S. policy options regarding industrial adjustment problems in the American textile and apparel industries
  • 6/75-9/75 Dirección General de Economía Agrícola, Government of Mexico—examined the political implications of agricultural land reform

Corporate Consulting

  • 7/20 GEC Academy, New York.
  • 2/20 Emerging Markets in East Asia focus, Pacific Pension and Investment Institute, February      2020.
  • 11/16 Work with Bank of America-Merrill Lynch on trade policy
  • 11/13 Development of GIL University one-year executive training program in business and public policy in Malaysia (with Frost & Sullivan).
  • 1/12-8/12: Project to evaluate impact of Malaysian FTAs on the service sector industry
  • 8/11: Project on Asia-Pacific strategies for Merck, Germany in collaboration with McKinsey.
  • 3/10: Globalization and corporate strategy, Genentech, Inc.
  • 9/02-12/08: Focus on trends in the global economy and strategic responses for Cisco, Inc.
  • 7/08: Globalization strategies, Molex, Inc.
  • 4/08: Talk on Asia Pacific trends, Russell Investments 20-20 Annual Meeting
  • 3/08: Talk on “Thriving in an Era of Globalization,” Cisco, Inc. Cisco Manufacturing Leadership Meeting
  • 10/07: Globalization and strategy, ING, Inc.
  • 5/07: Doing business in India, VOD, Cisco, Inc.
  • 2/07: Discussion of global trade, Investment Management Consultants Association
  • 10/06: Analysis of the global political economy and strategic responses for Statoil.
  • 10/04: Internationalization strategies, Avaya, Inc.
  • 3/04: Strategic responses to the changing trading order, Bracco Pharmaceuticals, Milan, Italy
  • 4/03: Strategies for the changing international economy, Qualcomm Inc.
  • 11/00: Analysis of regionalism in the global economy, Herman Miller, Inc.
  • 11/98: Analysis of the Asian crisis and APEC, Italcementi, Italy.
  • 9/98: Project on global finance and regulation, Union Bank, San Francisco
  • 6/95: Examination of the implications of regional trends in the world economy for corporate strategies, Nestle Inc., Switzerland
  • 2/95: Discussion of Asia-Pacific regionalism and its implications for strategic planning, ARCO
  • 1/95: Lectures on regionalism in the world economy for senior managers, Hewlett Packard
  • 6/94: Lecture for senior managers on political and economic trends in the world economy, Levi

    Strauss and Co.

  • 4/90: Advised Esprit De Corp. on trade strategies, San Francisco
  • 2/89: Advised ENI on negotiation strategies in the oil, chemical, and construction industries to promote the internationalization of the company, Rome, Italy
  • 9/86: American Fair Trade Council, San Francisco—Strategy for importers and retailers