Professor Anders Aspling is Founding Secretary-General of the Globally Responsible Leadership Initiative, Professor at Tongji SEM, Affiliated Professor at CENTRUM Católica Graduate Business School of the Pontificia Universidad Católica in Peru, and Chairman of the International Advisory Board of Turku School of Economics at Turku University.

His research interests include business strategies for sustainability and globalisation, responsible leadership and governance, learning philosophy and methodology and the future of management education.

Professor Aspling has been dean of business schools in Scandinavia and Belgium, a business executive, member of the board of a number of NGOs including EFMD (from 1996 to 2008), advisor to corporations on strategy and human resource development, and expert on national commissions. He serves on boards of academic institutions and corporations around the world as official member or in an advisory capacity, and acts as facilitator and moderator in advanced learning contexts.