Andrea Soberg

Professor of Business
Director Centre for Global Entrepreneurship

Andrea Soberg joined the School of Business in 1999, where she has held several roles including Associate Dean and Dean, as well as teaching many of the HR courses in the undergraduate and MBA programs. Prior to joining TWU as a faculty member, she was a sessional instructor at the University of Victoria, and continues to provide consulting advice to local, national and international organizations through her firm People First Consulting. She completed her Master of HR and Industrial Relations from the University of Toronto, and has been a Chartered Professional in HR since 1999. Her research has been focused on human resource planning, and, more recently, this has included understanding HRM challenges in indigenous Chinese firms. After returning from a sabbatical in 2015, during which time she lived in China, she created the foundation for the Centre for Global Entrepreneurship, and is currently its director.


The Advisory Board members are:

  • Dr. Peter Hsu, Halifax, Canada
  • Mr. Jim Hamp, Chengdu, China
  • Mr. Wing Wong, Vancouver, Canada
  • Mr. Micah Ma, Kunming, China
  • Mr.  Evert Van Steenbergen, Shanghai, China

The faculty who are involved are: