Caroline S.L. Tan

MBA-IB Faculty Profile

Caroline S.L.Tan

C.Tan Associate Professor
Business Strategy Area

Marketing Management
Business Ethics
Corporate Social Responsibility
Global Marketing
Overseas Business Seminar
Digital Marketing
Marketing Research
Marketing Survey

Ph.D. Keio University
M.B.A. University of Portsmouth
B. Soc. Sci. (Hons) University Science Malaysia

Dr. Caroline Tan holds a PhD in Marketing from Keio University in Japan, Her academic career includes positions at Toyo University and Rikkyo University. She has presented and published academic papers on subjects such as Twitter marketing, the ethnography of consumerism, Yuru kyara and place branding, metrosexuality and consumer behaviour and sensory branding.She has also been involved in the planning and running of boutique training courses for companies such as Kirin, Mitsubishi, Sumitomo, Sony-Ericsson, KPMG and Mercedes-Benz.

Prior to joining academia, she served as the Asia-Pacific Regional Supply Chain Manager at Teleplan NV and at Agilent Technologies (formerly Hewlett-Packard), as the Global Deployment Support Manager and Procurement Manager.

Dr. Tan's primary research interests include Food marketing, Corporate Social Responsibility, Hedonic Consumption, Cause marketing, Prosocial Behaviour, Word of Mouth, Consumer Decision Making.
Caroline S.L. Tan
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