At Columbia Business School Executive Education, Dil Sidhu is responsible for key commercial relationships and stakeholder engagement activities with private, public, and not-for-profit organizations. Executive Education (online, open programs, and customized programs) falls under his remit along with accountability for financial performance and working with Columbia’s world-class faculty to turn “theory into practice.”
Dean Sidhu has also worked extensively with international organizations that include: Hilton Hotels, ICBC Bank (Shanghai), Honda Europe, Telenor, AT Kearney, The Washington Post & Newsweek, The Weather Channel, Lloyds Bank (Private Wealth), Microsoft, KPMG, ExxonMobil, EY, CitiGroup, Cisco Systems, SABMiller, Du Telecoms, Nestlé, Jaguar Land Rover, Marks & Spencer, BT Group, Telstra, Lufthansa Systems, QinetiQ, Apple UK, AstraZeneca, Daiichi-Sankyo Pharmaceuticals, Oxfam, Pernod Ricard, ASDA, Linklaters, Clifford Chance, PwC, RBS, NatWest, Lloyds of London, The US Safety Council, the FBI, Heineken, Goldman Sachs, Torus Insurance, Transport for London, Royal Northern College of Music, the National Health Service, and London Councils.
A self-confessed “life student,” Dean Sidhu has successfully completed three master’s degrees and is an alumnus of executive education programs with London Business School and Harvard University. Dean Sidhu has taught on executive education and MBA programs since 2005 at 22 colleges and universities around the world, including Alliance Manchester Business School, London Business School, London School of Economics, Arizona State University, Singapore Management University, Edinburgh University Business School, Moscow State University, Sun-Yat-Sen University, and Oxford Säid Business School.