Dr. Arshad Ahmad, Vice Chancellor of LUMS, has been selected the AIB International Educator of the Year for 2022 by the Academy of International Business (AIB), the world’s leading association of international business and management experts. AIB was founded in 1959 and now has members from over 70 countries. AIB promotes educational excellence by promoting the highest professional standards in international business and management.
Dr. Ahmad is the first recipient of this distinguished prize from a South Asian university. He joins a distinguished group of peers from Europe, North and South America, Australia, and China who have already won this honour.
The Dean of the AIB Fellows, Dr. Lorraine Eden, complimented Dr. Ahmad on his contributions “to strengthening transdisciplinary, global learning and education among students, academics, managers, and leaders globally.” Dr. Ahmad expressed gratitude to AIB, saying, “this Award is a homage to 35 years of achievement at LUMS and its relentless dedication to innovation and the transformation of education through inclusive, global learning networks.”