Anup Banerjee, who is a former student of the Family Business Development Course and a recipient of the Toft Scholarship for excellent academic performance in the area of Family Business, has been nominated by Jönköping University for the Global Swede 2018. Anup is also currently writing his master thesis within a CeFEO research project on governance and board leadership. He is enrolled in the JIBS master program Managing in a Global Context.
In May 8th the Foreign Ministry organized the Global Swede 2018 ceremony for foreign students. The purpose of the ceremony is to pay attention to foreign students and their importance as ambassadors for Sweden. In order to receive the award the student needs to have good academic results, innovation orientation, creativity and entrepreneurship within his academic competence, as well as be a good ambassador for his university and Sweden. The award was awarded in 2018 by EU and Trade Minister Ann Linde. Congratulations Anup!