The full Global Business School Network consists of members, participants, and partners. The world’s leading business schools have always formed the core of the Global Business School Network (GBSN) and the majority of membership. However, the network includes many different kinds of organizations, including business partners that are interested in improving management and leadership talent through education and training. Every organization part of GBSN shares a common vision, for the developing world to have the talent it needs to generate prosperity. Through GBSN, business schools are connected with each other, and also with business, governments, and NGOs working together to improve access to quality, locally relevant management and entrepreneurship education.
Members are organizations invited by GBSN to participate in the mission. They are impact leaders in business education and bring something powerful and distinctive to the network. They lead and govern the network and contribute time, energy, and money to building and running projects and programs. They are pioneers and they are connectors, bring other organizations and people to the network.
Partners are organizations that collaborate meaningfully with GBSN on projects and programs to achieve the mission. They work with GBSN on projects, provide financial support for projects and programs, and bring expertise and innovative approaches to both.