Dr. Rangan is a visiting faculty in Executive Education, at Mahindra University. He holds the Lukšić Chair Professorship in Strategy and Global Studies at Babson College in the United States. His teaching, consulting, and research focus on competitive strategy, globalization, and alliances. His current research deals with the globalization of Indian, Chinese, and Brazilian firms, their use of acquisitions and alliances, evolution of industries and firm-level strategies, and the impact of national business systems on them. He is also a fellow at Legatum Institute, a major think tank in London.