xLAB Program

Guest Speaker George Abe Economist

ゲストスピーカー ジョージ・アベ 経済学者

George Abe is a lecturer at the UCLA Anderson School of Management and faculty director of the Strategic Management Research (SMR) program. SMR is the field study project required of Anderson’s Executive MBA students. He teaches entrepreneurship, business plan development and field study program advisories. He is the author of Residential Broadband, an early practical guide to what were then emerging access networks and internet technologies, published in two editions. Prof. Abe was a venture partner with Santa Monica-based Palomar Ventures and served on the board of directors of Switchcore AB, a publicly traded fabless semiconductor designer in Sweden, and boards in the Palomar portfolio. Abe serves on the board of advisors for UCLA’s Terasaki Center for Japanese Studies and Biotech Connection, Los Angeles.