Professor Edward Buckingham

Director, Engagement

Professor Edward Buckingham

Edward Buckingham is Professor of Management and Director, Engagement at Monash Business School. He graduated with a BSc in Materials Science and a BA (Hons) in Indonesian Literature from Monash University. Edward continued with post graduate studies in China at the Johns Hopkins Nanjing Center. He also holds an MBA from INSEAD and his PhD, from the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, focused on organisational boundaries and business strategy in Indonesia.

Edward teaches Business Models & Strategy and supervises strategy projects on the MBA program and leads the Leadership and Executive Education Masterclasses.

His professional career includes academic and business roles. He lectured at Nottingham University's Business School in Ningbo, China before joining Monash. He has been Director of INSEAD's Executive MBA programs (France, Singapore the UAE and Beijing) and has held executive and consulting roles in the UK, France, Gabon, Pakistan, Russia and China.

Edward's areas of expertise are strategy, entrepreneurship, international business and change management. He has extensive experience in executive education, and has taught in French, Indonesian and Mandarin as well as English. His specialist areas in executive education include strategy and leadership and his industry interests include agribusiness, manufacturing, education and natural resources.