Academic Profile
Academic Profile



Gunter DUFEY

Division of Banking & Finance (BF)
College of Business (Nanyang Business School)



  • D.B.A., University of Washington, Seattle, USA; M.A., University of Washington, Seattle, USA; B.A., Universitaet Wuerzburg, Germany


"GD" as he is known by friends and colleagues, is Professor Emeritus of The University of Michigan Ross School in Ann Arbor, MI USA and Consultant at Nanyang Business School, Singapore.

Parallel to his academic career, he worked for extended periods with a number of multinational companies and government agencies, such as Dow Chemical, the US Department of the Treasury, Texas Instruments, the Ministry of Finance ‐ FAIR in Tokyo and the Pacific Rim Bankers Programme, Seattle, USA. He continues to serve on the Boards of Guinness/Atkinson, USA and several subsidiaries of GMAC, Detroit and Toronto. He participates in managing the portfolios of several foundations. From 09/01 to 02/03 he was employed with McKinsey and Co. in Singapore, supporting the firm’s Corp. Governance practice in Asia.

GD is a member of the Singapore Institute of Directors and serves currently on the Advisory Board of Corporate Governance and Financial Reporting Centre, NUS Business School. GD divides his time between homes in Ann Arbor and Singapore.
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