Dr. Judith Ryba, born in Paris, France, is a professor of Business Management and Business Strategy. She moved to the United States eighteen months ago with her husband and children. In addition to FIT, where she teaches Culture and International Business, she also teaches at Yeshiva and Devry Universities. She previously taught at Cergy Pontoise University in France, where she was the Dean of the Economics and Management Department. She managed several MBA programs in Management Control and Information Systems. Dr. Ryba’s research examines the roles of senior executives in their daily work. In addition, she held financial controller and auditor positions for several French companies. Dr. Ryba received her Bachelor in Business Administration from the “Institut Supérieur de Gestion,” Paris, France, and her MS and PhD from Paris Dauphine University, Paris, France.