Dr. Gary K. Busch
is an international trade unionist, an academic, a businessman and a political affairs and business consultant for 40 years. He has been Chairman and CEO of International Bulk Trade, Transport Logistics, Transport Africa and the North Pacific Lines. These companies have owned, chartered and operated marine dry cargo vessels and cargo aircraft worldwide.
He was a Professor and Head of Department at the University of Hawaii and has been a visiting professor at several universities. He was the head of research in international affairs for a major U.S. trade union and Assistant General Secretary of an international union body.
He has been a consultant on international political developments for several major international corporations, think-tanks and private intelligence companies, with a speciality in African politics.
He speaks and reads 12 languages and has written six books and published 58 specialist studies. His articles have appeared in the Economist Intelligence Unit, Wall Street Journal
, and several other major international news journals. He was the host and executive producer of three 39-week series on Public Broadcasting and has been a frequent contributor to television documentary series.
He is the editor and publisher of the web-based news journal of international relations www.ocnus.net
and the distance-learning educational website www.worldtrade.ac