Skip to main content
Felora Derakhshani Speaker Lecture


The Center for Global Business will bring leaders in international business to UT as they discuss the dynamic and timeless challenges of global business.

  • Setting up for Success

    TyAnn Osborn has spent her career enabling business leaders, managers, and employees to improve their performance and effectiveness through innovative professional development and strategic talent solutions
Nina Vaca
  • Inspiration and Impact Through Global Entrepreneurship

    The world is getting smaller and more connected by the day. Business leaders need to think globally, even as they act locally. Nina Vaca global entrepreneur and powerhouse founder & CEO of Pinnacle Group, leads an engaging discussion that will inspire you to broaden your horizons and find ways to create impact through international business.
Eduardo Padilla
  • The View from the Top

    Fmr. FEMSA CEO Eduardo Padilla describes his path from young leader to CEO and Global business figure- and lessons learned along the way.
  • ESG: Global Breakthrough or BS?

    Randall Kempner and Shannon Trilli Kempner discuss corporate ESG efforts, and whether those efforts are a boon or bust for non-profits.
Maxine Lu
  • Managing Across Cultures

    McCombs MBA graduate, Maxine Lu, shares transformational leadership strategies and career insights from her 20-year work experience in companies in China, Japan, the US and Switzerland.
Gary Hoover
  • Leveraging History

    Entrepreneur and business historian Gary Hoover describes the historical knowledge we need to address todays global business challenges and offers critical insights for today's global leaders.


Explore these and other videos from CGB on our YouTube Channel