Sander Tideman

Sander Tideman, LL.M.,University of Utrecht, University of London and
Chinese Language and Culture, Taiwan National Normal University served
as Chief Representative of ABN AMRO Bank in Beijing, China (1990-1995)
and as Vice President of Structured Export Finance for ABN AMRO Bank in
Amsterdam (1995-1998). As consultant he has focused on sustainability
and development finance, advising on projects for the World Bank, UNDP,
governments and private companies. He is a founder and executive
chairman of Spirit in Business, a network, promoting ethics and values
in the business world, and a co-founder of the Gross International
Happiness Network. Among his publications are Doing Business in China
(in Dutch) Walburg Press, 1996 and Compassion or Competition; A
Discussion on Human Values in Business and Economics, Asoka 2000,
co-authored with H.H. the Dalai Lama. and