Olga Annushkina

Visiting Professor of International Management

Olga Annushkina is an Associate Professor of Practice in Strategy and Entrepreneurship at SDA Bocconi School of Management. Her collaboration with the school began in 2003 – and since then, she has run numerous courses on strategic management, internationalisation strategy and scenario planning. She is also the coordinator of the full-time MBA.  Olga has run a number of education and executive education projects for companies in energy, electronics, pharmaceuticals, consumer goods and finance.

Olga’s research activities focus on four main topics: international business, emerging markets, differentiation strategy in a global context and strategy execution. She has authored numerous books and articles and her work has been published in renowned academic journals. She has won seven awards for excellence and innovation in teaching and in research. Before joining the faculty at SDA Bocconi, Olga worked for several leading management consulting companies.

In her role as Visiting Professor at Vlerick, Olga teaches international management on our Masters in General Management and Masters in International Management & Strategy programmes.

Who am I?

  • Visiting Professor at Vlerick Business School
  • Associate Professor of Practice at SDA Bocconi School of Management, Italy
  • Doctor in Management at the Moscow State University, Russia
  • MBA at SDA Bocconi School of Management, Italy
  • Master in Finance at the Moscow State University, Russia

My expertise

International business

Emerging markets

Global differentiation strategy

Strategy execution