Yvon Desportes

Montpellier Business School, France

After being an eminent research professor at Sorbonne University, Paris, specialized in diachronic and interdisciplinary approach of the Germanic languages, Dr. Yvon Deportes was named in 1989 Dean for International Academic Relations at Montpellier Business School. In 2005, Professor Desportes was elected as President of the International Trade and Finance Association and delivered the Presidential address at the international conference in Istanbul. He has completed three terms as member of the Steering Committee of the Latin American Cladea, elected to represent the non-Latin American schools. He is member of the Executive Committee of the Montpellier Business School.