The character of a great business school is synonymous with its great thinkers, teachers and writers – thought leaders who originate new ideas and perspectives and inspire a global following in their fields. Thunderbird's faculty members are recognized around the world for their innovative teaching methods, global best business practices and groundbreaking research, as well as for their commentary and viewpoints on the international business scene. They are:
- Global thought leaders with extensive professional experience around the world.
- Real-world consultants who are highly sought-after to help companies worldwide remain competitive.
- Published authors/writers who share their insight on the future of global business.