Anup is a Doctoral Candidate in the Centre for Family Enterprise and Ownership (CeFEO) at Jönköping International Business School in Sweden. His research interests focus on corporate governance and board leadership, in particular the role of the chairperson of the board. He also teaches several bachelor and master’s level courses, primarily focusing on leadership, entrepreneurship, and family business. Further, he serves as the main representative of the Board of Doctoral Candidates at the business school.
Prior to joining the doctoral position, he completed his MSc in Business Administration from JIBS with a fully funded Swedish Institute Study Scholarship. For his academic performance and excellence in extra-curricular activities, he received “Global Swede” award from the Ministry for Foreign Affairs, Sweden and the Swedish Institute, and “JIBS Rising Star Award” from JIBS Student Association in 2018. He also holds an MBA and BBA in Marketing from the University of Chittagong, Bangladesh.