Vikas Kumar is Associate Professor and Chair of the Discipline of International Business at the University of Sydney Business School. His previous appointments were at Bocconi University (2004-09) as Assistant Professor in the Department of Management, and as Visiting Scholars at Stanford University (2008-09) and University of Reading (2012-13). He is a John H. Dunning Fellow at the University of Reading. He is currently the Reviewing editor at the Asia Pacific Journal of Management. He was Representative-at-large (2013-14) for the Global Strategy Interest Group in the Strategic Management Society and was co-chair for the Sydney SMS Special Conference in December, 2014. Vikas was the program chair of the Australia New Zealand International Business Academy (ANZIBA) 2016 conference and is co-program chair for the Asia Academy of Management Conference in 2017. He is Director of the Emerging Market Internationalization Research Group (EMIRG) at the University of Sydney Business School.