Claudia Zeisberger is an INSEAD Senior Affiliate Professor of Decision Sciences and Entrepreneurship & Family Enterprise and Academic Director of INSEAD's Global Private Equity Initiative (GPEI), one of INSEAD's centers of excellence. She initiated the launch of GPEI in 2008 to focus INSEAD's existing achievements in Private Equity, increase its visibility and cater to specific industry needs in research and education.
At INSEAD, she teaches in the MBA and EMBA programme as well as in multiple Executive Education programmes both in Singapore & in Fontainebleau. (Private Equity; Corporate Turnarounds; Hedge Funds & Risk Management). She has been nominated repeatedly for the Best Teaching Award in her PE elective and received the "Dean's Commendation for Excellence in MBA Teaching" for the last five years running.
Throughout her 20 years in Asia, she has worked with clients in China, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Thailand, Taiwan & the Middle East in the areas of Integrated Risk Management, Structured Products, Private Wealth Management & Portfolio Construction.
She continues to advise selected financial institutions, family offices and regulators from Asia & the Middle East, focusing on Market Dynamics, Risk Management and Alternative Investment related issues.
Claudia has lived and worked in more than ten countries and continues to teach throughout Asia. She is a founding committee member of the Financial Women's Association (FWA) in Singapore. In her spare time, she is a passionate Polo Player.