Alex Scharf

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BA, International Studies, University of Washington
BS, Computer Science, Oregon State University
MS, Data Science, University of Illinois


Alex Scharf is the product director for GLOBIS Unlimited, an online learning platform focused on business content which has been used by over 150 companies globally with learners from more than 50 countries.

Before launching GLOBIS Unlimited, Alex launched GLOBIS’s Online MBA program, the first 100% live online MBA from an accredited institution in Asia. Alex serves on the board of directors at GLOBIS USA Inc., based in San Francisco, California. Alex has lived in Japan for more than ten years, working in local government, technology, and education.

He is fluent in Japanese and holds degrees from the University of Washington and Oregon State University. He has also completed certificate programs at Harvard Business School and INSEAD.