Dr Dezsö J. Horváth CM
Dean & Tanna H.Schulich Chair in Strategic Management,
Schulich School of Business, York University
Dean of the Schulich School since 1988, Dezsö J. Horváth is an electrical engineer and holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration and Licentiate and PhD degrees in Management from Sweden.
Dr. Horváth is a Director of Inscape Corporation, Samuel, Son & Co. Limited, UBS Bank (Canada), Westport Innovations Inc., Toronto Leadership Centre and the Canada-India Business Council, and a Member of the International Advisory Council of the Guanghua School of Management, Peking University, and the Advisory Boards of Fundação Dom Cabral and the St. Petersburg University School of Management.
A former recipient of the B’nai Brith Canada Award of Merit, Dr. Horváth was named Dean of the Year in 2004 by the Academy of International Business (AIB) and a Member of the Order of Canada in 2008.