Press Release

IFSAM Inaugural Award for Exceptional Service to the Management Field Worldwide


The International Federation of Scholarly Associations of Management (IFSAM) is proud to announce the recipients of its inaugural Award for Exceptional Service to the Management Field Worldwide. On this occasion, the award, which recognises significant and enduring service to the management scholarly community worldwide, is jointly bestowed to Professor emeritus Jean-François Chanlat, PSL Université Paris-Dauphine, France and Professor Pawan Budhwar, Aston Business School, UK.

Professor Jean-François Chanlat is recognised for his passionate engagement with, and outstanding contributions to the development of the management field in France, Canada, Africa and Latin America, and for his promotion and defence of a diverse and plural scholarship, thematically and linguistically.

Professor Pawan Budhwar is recognised for his outstanding leadership in building collegiality, community, and capacity in the British Academy of Management and in the Indian Academy of Management, where he served as Co-Founder and First President.