"International Venture Capital Firms Syndication: Lessons from US firms in China"


You're invited to attend the Merrick School of Business Faculty Research Dialogue Series.

Join Amir Pezeshkan, assistant professor of management as he shares research focused on, "International Venture Capital Firms Syndication: Lessons from US firms in China."


Dr. Pezeshkan joined the Department of Management and International Business at Merrick School of Business in 2015. Pezeshkan’s work has appeared in such outlets as Journal of World Business, Asia Pacific Journal of Management, Journal of Business Research, South Asian Journal of Global Business Research, and VINE. Prior to joining the Merrick faculty, Pezeshkan worked at Old Dominion University, where he taught international business and strategic management. Pezeshkan also successfully started and managed an entrepreneurial venture prior to his start in academia. He is a member of the Academy of Management, the Academy of International Business, and the Southern Management Association.



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What is the Research Dialogue Series?

The Merrick School of Business Research Dialogue series aims to disseminate the faculty’s research to the wider community. Faculty and students from all colleges and schools are invited to join in informal talks about the Merrick School of Business faculty’s research streams. Each speaker will attempt to explain his/her research results with an emphasis on the implications for teaching and practice.  Contact Dr. Tiago Ratinho with questions.

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