The Global Business Gazette

07Aug 2013

Written by William Billeaud Kenya is a poor but rapidly growing nation with a population of 42 million and a per capita GDP of less than one thousand dollars. In the last decade, however, six of the ten fastest-growing economies in the world were in Africa.  A lot of this has to do with the […]

26Jun 2013

Written by: William J. Billeaud, President and Managing Partner of Lombard Global, Inc. Assisted by: Aliana Ferenczi, Global Marketing Representative of Lombard Global, Inc. and Matthew Hinson Venture capital has a long history in the United States. Along with MIT President Karl Compton, Ralph Flanders, Merrill Griswold, and Donald K. David, French-born Georges Doriot founded […]

23May 2013

Written by William Billeaud, President of Lombard Global, Inc. Author Joseph Low is a Senior Advisor of Lombard Global, Inc. Husband and wife authors Joseph H. Low III (“Joe”) and Claudia Brito Low (“Claudia”) together have over four decades of experience as high-level executives in Brazil. Joe co-launched Nokia’s Brazilian operations and has consulted other […]

18Aug 2012

written by William Billeaud, President of Lombard Global, Inc. The author, Ruchir Sharma is head of Emerging Market Equities and Global Macro at Morgan Stanley.  As such, he manages about $25 billion in emerging market assets. A few major takeaways from the book: 1)  The nations that have reveled in the global commodity boom driven by mainly […]

17Jul 2012

Written by: Bill Hite, CEO of Munich-based Hull Speed Associates and strategic partner of Lombard Global, Inc. When planning for a multi-country expansion, nailing the finer details can make or break your budgeting effort. A privately-held software company based in California is starting to pursue new sales in Europe. The company has already opened a […]