Russell has helped many firms with setting strategy, especially for strategies that involve globalization or the
use of analytics. At Kellogg, he is the founder and Academic Director of the Global Leadership program, which is an
executive education program, designed to guide executives on developing and executing global strategies. Russell has
deep international experience and teaches on the topics of international business in the Kellogg MBA program through
the classes of Global Initiatives in Management and Global Lab, experiential classes that take MBA students to
international markets for study. Russell has specific interest and expertise in business in Latin American and the
Middle East. Russell also regularly teaches at the Indian School of Business in India and the Sasin Graduate Institute
of Business Administration in Thailand.