Professor Bob Wheeler conducted a session on CPEC: Rejuvenation or Colonisation of Pakistan? Professor Bob has worked as a corporate attorney in major firms in New York City and Washington, DC. He served as the Director of MBA Admissions at Georgetown University, and as Assistant Dean and Director of the MBA Programme at The Pennsylvania State University. He was the Chief Operating Officer for Executive Education at the University of Texas at Austin and was a member of the faculty at Penn State and Texas, teaching Business Communications.
Professor Wheeler was the Founding Dean of KSBL in Karachi. He was the Chief Operating Officer for the Aga Khan's University of Central Asia based in Kyrgyzstan (responsible for construction of three campuses of the university in Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan). He was a consultant to the Tony Elumelu Foundation in Nigeria on a new business school, and he also helped develop the curriculum for an online entrepreneurship curriculum for a major initiative that promoted entrepreneurship across Africa.
Professor Bob Wheeler holds a Juris Doctorate from Syracuse University and a Masters in Business Administration from Georgetown University.