Anke Middelmann holds a master in Intercultural Communication from the University of Bedfordshire in the UK, and a bachelor’s degree in European History from the University of Sussex, Brighton, UK. She also holds a coaching
qualification from Coach U in the United States.
Anke Middelmann is a permanent assistant professor in intercultural management, marketing and communication.
She is also director of the master of science International Marketing & Business Development in Lille.
Prior to working for SKEMA Business School, Anke Middelmann worked as an editor for the European Commission in Brussels and Washington DC. As a multicultural consultant, trainer and coach, she works with multinational companies on in-, ex-, and repatriation issues, international and virtual team working, cultural competence development, and designing cultural strategies for employees in merger and acquisition situations. She works with major international companies, including AXA, Air Liquide, Vallourec, ADEO Services, Airbus Group, Rockwell Collins, Areva, Eurosport, Dassault Systèmes…
Development of students’ ability to recognise cultural differences, to discern between cultural, organisational and individual differences; to develop honed personal cultural competence skills; to act more effectively and objectively in international environments.