Michael Aaron Tuori
Deputy Head for Global Class IBM Program
  • Mtuori@binus.edu
  • (+62-21) 2977-9100, Ext 7416
  • Building A, Room 4, 4th floor, Binus Business School BINUS University, Alam Sutera Campus, Jl. Jalur Sutera Barat Kav.21 Alam Sutera-Serpong, Tangerang 15325, Indonesia
Michael Aaron Tuori

Profile & Qualification

Michael Aaron Tuori received his Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the University of Michigan, USA in 2009 and earned a Master of City Planning and a Master of Engineering in Logistics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 2012. He has worked in India, Nicaragua, Malaysia, and Indonesia. He moved to Indonesia in 2013 to work as the Vice President of Strategy for a technology start-up and has been lecturing at BINUS University since 2015.


Research & Publication

My research interests include business strategy, niche marketing, internationalization of firms, and international supply chain management.

  • Sanny, Lim; Tuori, Michael; Simek, Lea (2018). Strategic Analysis of the Logistics Industry in Indonesia. Journal of Computational and Theoretical Nanoscience 24(12):9389-9392. DOI: 10.1166/asl.2018.12281

Professional Engagement

Deputy Head of Global Class – International Business Management (8/2015 – Present)

BINUS University, Tangerang, Indonesia

  • Managed elite English-based Global Class program within IBM department
  • Led strategy-based and vision-driven development of the program
  • Led curriculum design and introduction of new teaching methods including lecturer training
  • Led curriculum benchmarking with international programs
  • Led program’s admissions selection process including conducting applicant interviews
  • Oversaw performance and development of 150+ students and 20+ lecturers
  • Undergraduate courses taught: Micro & Macroeconomics; Managerial Economics; Business Statistics I & II; Introduction to Management; International Business; Business Quantitative Methods; Market Entry Strategy; Research Methodology

Education Consultant (6/2013 – 7/2017)

ChaseFuture, Shanghai, China

  • Provided end-to-end consulting for applicants seeking admission to top US and UK universities, including GRE, CV, personal statement, university and degree selection assistance
  • Helped applicants gain admission to MIT, Columbia, USC, UMich, Boston University, and others.
  • Keynote speaker on lecture tour of 15 Chinese universities advising on university application best practices

Vice President of Strategy (8/2013 – 4/2015)

TouchTen Games, Jakarta, Indonesia

  • Facilitated development of company’s Vision, Mission, Goals, and Long Term Strategy
  • Aligned operations with company strategy to achieve higher output and strengthen monetization
  • Led negotiations with strategic partners

Research Associate (8/2013 – 7/2013)

Malaysia Institute for Supply Chain Innovation – MIT Global Scale Network

  • Conducted academic research and assisted faculty with current research on SCM topics
  • Developed the mission, identity, and marketing strategy for a new MIT supply chain center in Asia alongside a team of faculty

Reward & Grants