Renato Lima de Oliveira
Renato Lima de Oliveira is an Assistant Professor of Business and Society at the Asia School of Business. His main research interest lies in the political economy of development and state-business relations, particularly in energy, industrial and innovation policies, government accountability, and non-market strategies.
His PhD dissertation analysed the development of the oil industry and the local supply chain in Brazil, Malaysia and Mexico, such as the policies used for industrial upgrading and the promotion of innovation. His research has appeared in journals like Comparative Political Studies and edited collections published by Oxford University Press and Routledge, among others.
Outside of academia, Prof Renato has worked as an energy, environment and political consultant, including assignments for the Ministry of Energy of Mexico and the World Bank. He has also worked before as a business reporter in Brazil with experience in newspaper, TV and radio.
Prof Renato received his PhD in Political Science from MIT. He obtained an MA in Latin American Studies from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) and a bachelor’s degree in communication from the Federal University of Pernambuco (UFPE). He is also a research affiliate at the MIT Industrial Performance Center (IPC) and a fellow at the Institute for Democracy and Economic Affairs (IDEAS-Malaysia).
Thursday 16th March
Masterclass 4: Leadership & Trust
LAWRENCE STEPHEN ABELN
Associate Dean of ASB Executive Education
Masterclass 5: The Politics of Climate Change and How to Get it Right
RENATO LIMA DE OLIVERA
Assistant Professor of Business and Society Research Affiliated at MIT
Masterclass 6: Governance & Sustainability Structures
MAK YUEN TEEN
Professor at the NUS Business School, National University of Singapore
Masterclass 7: Making AI and Machine Learning Work in the Enterprise
Principle Lead Data Scientist
Thursday 16th March
Moving the Needle on Corporate Culture to Embrace Sustainability Panel Session
Moving the Needle on Corporate Culture to Embrace Sustainability
MODERATOR: RENATO LIMA DE OLIVEIRA
ROZIMA BT YAHYA
Human Capital Director for Group Insurance and Takaful
MASAYU BT M HUSAIN,
Head (Governance, Planning & Performance) Corporate Sustainability
Head of Human Resources