Paul Beamish is Professor of International Business at the Richard Ivey School of Business and the Founding Director of the School’s Asian Management Institute. He was recently elected as a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada. He is the author or co-author of numerous books and journal articles and more than 100 case studies. His latest book is Joint Venturing (Information Age Publishing, 2008, ISBN 978-1-59311-965-2). In the book, Professor Beamish, who has consulted on numerous international joint ventures, discusses the opportunities that international joint ventures represent, as well as the management challenges that must be considered and overcome for them to succeed.