Burkhard Schrage

School: School of Business & Management
Department: Management
Position: Senior Lecturer, Senior Program Manager, MBA/EMBA and Management Programs
Location: RMIT Saigon South
Email: burkhard.schrage@rmit.edu.vn
ORCID: 0000-0002-5804-8512

A scholar and practitioner of Strategic Management with previous teaching or research experience at Singapore Management University, Wharton School, Harvard Business School, and Korea Business School.

  • PhD, Law and Diplomacy, The Fletcher School, Tufts University, MA, USA
  • MALD, Law and Diplomacy, The Fletcher School, Tufts University, MA, USA
  • C.E.P., European Politics, Institut d’Etudes Politiques, Paris, France
  • BA, Business Administration, International Business School, Germany 

Management

  • Strategy

  • Non-market strategy

  • Public Policy

  • Corporate Governance

  • Privatization

Member of the Development Economics & Emerging Markets Research Cluster

  • Walsh J., Schrage B., Nguyen T.Q. (2021) From State to Market: Evolving Ownership and Corporate Governance in Vietnam. In: The Political Economy of Vietnam’s Industrial Transformation. SpringerBriefs in Political Science. Springer, Singapore.  

  • Walsh J., Schrage B., Nguyen T.Q. (2021) Opening of the Vietnamese Economy: Achievements and Challenges. In: The Political Economy of Vietnam’s Industrial Transformation. SpringerBriefs in Political Science. Springer, Singapore.   

  • Walsh J., Schrage B., Nguyen T.Q. (2021) Vietnamese Political Economy in an East Asian and International Perspective. In: The Political Economy of Vietnam’s Industrial Transformation. SpringerBriefs in Political Science. Springer, Singapore.  

  • Nguyen, T. Q., Schrage, B., Kane, V. (2020). State-Owned Enterprises in Vietnam: Challenges Hindering the Privatization Process. In Macdonald (Eds.), Economy and Business Environment of Vietnam. London: Palgrave Macmillan.     

  • “Moving ahead: How to accelerate the SOE privatization process in Vietnam”, a report for the Prime Minister’s advisory council.  Funded by Vinacapital (25,000 USD), presented and published in June 2018 (with Trung Nguyen, Victor Kane et al.) 

  • Schrage, B. (2017). Natural Catastrophes and Sovereign Bond Prices.  In Cohen (Ed.), Proceedings of the 2017 InSITE Conference. USA: Informing Science Institute. https://doi.org/10.28945/3784  

  • 2021: Co-investigator. Project: Digitally enabled public services.  Thematic Research Grant, RMIT.  USD 25,000. 
  • 2018: Co-investigator. Project: How to accelerate privatizations in Vietnam. Funded by VinaCapital with USD 25,000.

4 PhD students in the domain of management.

Research fellow, The Wharton School

  • Non-executive board director of a variety of organizations, including an investment firm, a protein producing company, and an upscale hospitality company.
  • Frequent contributor to international, regional, and domestic media: Media contributions
  • Singapore Management University, Singapore, Lee Kong Chian School of Business Asst. Professor of Strategy and Organization 

  • University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, PA, The Wharton School, Senior Fellow 

  • Medcenter Solutions Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Director, Business Development 

  • UBS-Pactual Sao Paulo, Brazil, Senior Associate, Corporate Finance  

  • Credit Suisse First Boston Melbourne, Australia, Associate, Global Corporate Finance 

  • HSBC Bank Paris, France, Analyst, Equity Capital Markets