The EFMD Global Network (EFMD GN) Board of Trustees, during its last meeting on the 7th of June 2017, in Berlin, formally approved Dean of AGS, Dr. Virginijus Kundrotas appointment as a member of the EDAF Committee.
EFMD – The leading international network for management development. EFMD is global organisation and plays a central role in shaping an international approach to management education and is a unique forum for information, research, networking and debate on innovation and best practice in management development. EDAF (European Deans Across Frontiers) committee is designed to improve the quality of business schools through assessment and mentoring. EDAF assesses where the Institution is currently positioned, helps in defining key strategic objectives and offers a three-year mentoring process to assist the Institution’s management to achieve them. The mentor is mutually selected from within EFMD Global Network’s large pool of experienced deans or associate deans.
The EDAF Committee is composed of highly respected individuals with significant experience of management education in developed and developing economies. It supports and advises EFMD GN and the EDAF Directors on the development, implementation and operation of the System. Members of the EDAF Committee are appointed for a three-year term, renewable once. Dr. Virginijus Kundrotas mandate will take effect on 1 September 2017.
This appointment also shows the strengthening cooperation between two associations – EFMD and BMDA.