The University of Texas at Dallas

Jindal School of Management


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Professor Mike Peng is an active consultant around the world. His clients include multinational enterprises, governments and international organizations, nonprofits, and higher education institutions.

Professor Peng’s consulting engagements include the following areas:  

  • Global strategy consulting (strategic planning, market expansion, entry implementation)
  • Government projects (competitiveness studies, competitive dynamics)
  • Cross-cultural briefing
  • Ethics training
  • Academic competence enhancement


The formats include:  

  • Public speaking engagements
  • Private consultations
  • Conversations with boards and executives
  • Preparation of consulting reports
  • Executive education
  • Academic seminars and training of faculty and PhD students
  • Pro bono contributions (mainly for governments and nonprofits)


The following is a partial client list. (For confidentiality reasons, some clients cannot be identified.) 

Multinational Enterprises 

  • Antioch Company, Yellow Springs, Ohio (executive education delivered in Columbus)
  • AstraZeneca, Hong Kong
  • BankOne, Columbus, Ohio
  • Berlitz International, Dallas, Texas
  • Booz & Company, Shanghai, China (interviewed by project leaders for a joint project with Finnish Technology Agency [TEKES]) PDF (my contributions acknowledged on p. 17)
  • Frank Russell Company, Tacoma, Washington
  • Korea Software Technology Association (KOSTA), Seoul, Korea (executive education delivered in Dallas)
  • Mass Transit Railway (MTR), Hong Kong
  • Nationwide Insurance, Columbus, Ohio
  • Norton Rose Fulbright, Dallas, Texas (a global law firm with 3,800 lawyers in more than 50 cities) (Program)
  • Pacific Market International (PMI), Seattle, Washington
  • SAFRAN, Paris, France (executive education delivered in Dallas)
  • Springer, Heidelberg, Germany (Editor-in-Chief of one of its leading academic journals, Asia Pacific Journal of Management)
  • Texas Instruments, Dallas, Texas


Governments and International Organizations


  • UK Government Office for Science, London, UK (led a major review on “Winning the Future Markets for UK Manufacturing Output,” which provided input for a major UK Government project “The Future of Manufacturing”) PDF
  • US Agency for International Development (USAID) (first EMBA program taught in Vietnam)
  • US Navy, NAS JRB Carswell, Fort Worth, Texas
  • The World Bank, Washington, DC

Nonprofit Organizations


  • Chinese Chamber of Commerce, Honolulu, Hawaii
  • City of Plano Multicultural Roundtable (MCOR), Plano, Texas
  • Columbus Chinese Christian Church, Columbus, Ohio (guest speaker)
  • Frisco Community Bible Church, Frisco, Texas (guest speaker)
  • Greater Dallas Asian American Chamber of Commerce, Dallas, Texas
  • US-China Business Council, Washington, DC
  • World Affairs Council of Dallas-Fort Worth, Dallas, Texas

Funding Agencies 

  • Hong Kong Research Grants Council, Hong Kong
  • National Science Foundation (NSF), Arlington, Virginia (Washington, DC)
  • Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada, Ottawa, Canada


Higher Education Institutions (including seminars, executive training, and faculty and PhD training) 

  • Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane
  • University of New South Wales, Sydney
  • University of Sydney


  • Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU Wien)


  • INSPER, Sao Paulo
  • ESPM, Sao Paulo
  • FGV, Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo
  • HEC, Montreal
  • Simon Fraser University, Vancouver
  • University of Manitoba, Winnipeg
  • China Europe International Business School, Shanghai
  • Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business, Beijing
  • Fudan University, Shanghai
  • Peking University, Beijing
  • Renmin University of China, Beijing
  • Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai
  • Shanghai Institute of Business Administration, Shanghai
  • Shanghai Institute of Foreign Trade, Shanghai
  • South China University of Technology, Guangzhou
  • Sun Yat-sen (Zhongshan) University, Guangzhou
  • Tongji University, Shanghai
  • Xiamen University, Xiamen
  • Xi’an Jiaotong University, Xi’an (Inner Mongolia, Jinan, Qingdao, Suzhou, and Zhengzhou)
  • Yunnan University, Kunmin
  • Zhejiang University, Hangzhou
  • Copenhagen Business School
  • INSEAD, Fontainebleau
Hong Kong
  • Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • City University of Hong Kong
  • Hong Kong Baptist University
  • Hong Kong Polytechnic University
  • Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
  • Lingnan University
  • University of Hong Kong


  • Hitotsubashi University, Tokyo


  • Tec de Monterrey (ITESM), Guadalajara


  • National University of Singapore

South Korea

  • Yonsei University, Seoul


  • University of Bern


  • National Chengchi University, Taipei
  • National Taiwan University, Taipei
  • National Taiwan Normal University, Taipei
  • Chang Jung Christian University, Tainan
United Kingdom
  • De Montfort University, Leicester
  • London School of Economics
  • University of Reading
United States
  • Harvard University Kennedy School of Government (conference keynote)
  • Kennesaw State University
  • Michigan State University
  • Northeastern University
  • Seattle Pacific University
  • Seattle University
  • Texas Christian University
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • University of Memphis (CIBER-sponsored IB faculty training every year since 1999)
  • University of Michigan
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • University of Pittsburgh
  • University of Texas at El Paso
  • Western Washington University, Bellingham, Washington
  • Wichita State University, Wichita, Kansas
  • Foreign Trade University, Hanoi