Senior Advisor, Innovation and Strategic Research Initiatives.
Director of the National Bank Initiative in Entrepreneurship and Family Business
Adjunct Professor , Management
PhD (Concordia University, Montreal, Canada)
MBA (Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran)
EMBA 642 Crafting and Implementing a Winning Strategy
MBA 650 Crafting and Implementing Successful Strategies
MSCA 654 Seminar in Consulting: Managing a Consulting Firm
COMM 401 Strategy & Competition
Seifzadeh, P., Derayati, E., & Radnejad, A. B. (2020). Multinational enterprises and strategic actions in emerging economy contexts: From conformity to institutional entrepreneurship. Canadian Journal of Administrative Sciences/Revue Canadienne des Sciences de l'Administration.
Derayati, E., Molz, R., & Edwards, G. (2019). A Scale of Relative Institutional Challenge During MNC Global Expansion. In Emerging Economic Models for Global Sustainability and Social Development (pp. 98-124). IGI Global.
Derayati, Ehsan, Gwyneth Edwards, and Rick Molz. "The Influence of Relative Institutional Challenge on Ownership Structure." the Academy of Management annual meeting, Chicago, USA, 2018
Seifzadeh, Pouya, and Ehsan Derayati. "Multinational Enterprises as Institutional Entrepreneurs: The Case of Emerging Economy Contexts." The Academy of Management annual meeting, Chicago, USA, 2018
Derayati, Ehsan. “The effects of institutional setting on nourishing deep-tech start-ups: A qualitative approach to Canadian Deep-Tech Start-up ecosystem." European Group of Organization Studies (EGOS) Conference, Tallinn, Estonia, July 2018
Derayati, Ehsan & Gwyneth Edwards, “The Impact of Relative Institutional Challenge on the Process of Firms’ Internationalization”, Academy of International Business (AIB) Conference, New-Orleans, USA, 2016
Derayati, Ehsan, “Institutional Uncertainty and International Strategies of SMEs”
European Group of Organizational Studies (EGOS) Conference, Athens, Greece, 2015 (Accepted)
Derayati, Ehsan, “SMEs: The Mountain Goats of International Business”, European Group of Organizational Studies (EGOS) Conference, Rotterdam, 2014 (Accepted)
Derayati, Ehsan & Pouya Seifzadeh, “Multinational Enterprises as Institutional Entrepreneurs: The Case of Emerging Economy Contexts”, The Academy of Management annual meeting, Florida, USA, 2013
Derayati, Ehsan & Pouya Seifzadeh . “Multinational Enterprises and Institutional Entrepreneurship activities in emerging economies”, European Group of Organizational Studies (EGOS) Conference, Helsinki, Finland, 2012
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