Amy Linh Thuy Nguyen


Research topic: Inward Foreign Direct Investment and Intellectual Property Strategies for Multinational Corporation.

Research interests

  • International Business Strategy
  • Business Strategic Management
  • Foreign Direct Investment
  • Intellectual Property Protection Strategy
  • Risk Management
  • Multinational Enterprises

Supervisors: Professor Teresa da Silva Lopes and Dr Yoo Jung Ha


Amy started her PhD in Management at the University of York from January 2018.

She also took on the role of a PhD student representative, and a Graduate Teaching Assistant since February 2018 on the following modules at TYMS: Knowledge Information System (UG/Year 2); Marketing Principles and Practice (UG/Year 2); Quantitative Methods and Data Analysis (PG/Masters).

She presented her research at a number of academic conferences including: CEGBI Seminar 2018; The York Summer Conference 2018; Association of Business Historians Annual Conference 2018.

Amy graduated from University of Edinburgh with MA in Economics & Finance (Honours), before obtaining her MSc in Global Marketing (Distinction) from University of York.

Having a number of internships in both Vietnam and the UK in the past (British Council, Australia & New Zealand Banking Group, United Nations Development Programme, Asia Scotland Institute, Total System Services), Amy is keen on bringing her industry experiences into her academic career path and explores her journey in academia.