Company Description: Malichi Group Worldwide is internationally-recognized for its hard-earned sage trade advice, keen global business insights, expert facilitation, global business diplomacy, and charismatic communication skills for closing more cross-border deals, and unlocking profitable value chains for trade-generated growth revenues. MGW highly-acclaimed Potential Risk for Export Profitability Gap Analysis (PREP™), delivers world-class global executive coaching, keen strategies and tactics to scale an amazing idea, advancing economic openness and prosperity as well as our mastery for engaging multiple stakeholders at the highest of levels in industry, commerce, and government is what we do.
Experience Summary: Immediate-past Vice Chairman of the Indiana District Export Council. Dr. Toby Malichi, Hon.D.Bus. dubbed an influencer, inspiring global thought leader, and the “Go-To-Guy” for “All Things Trade” by his contemporaries around the globe, is an internationally-recognized global small business leader, trade advisor, and Founding Executive Chairman and Global Business Diplomat of Malichi Group Worldwide (MGW) (Malichi.com), a multinational trade, global executive coaching, and global business diplomacy firm operating in over 70+ countries for over 39 years.
Dr. Malichi has accomplished the business of trade and trade policy and advocacy work on 95% of U.S. Free Trade Agreements on behalf of Small-and-Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs), Four (4) consecutive White House Administrations as a SME delegate and spokesperson to APEC, ASEAN, WTO, TABD (U.S. & Europe), World Economic Forum (WEF), USTR China & Europe Roundtables, and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce where he served on the board of directors for 6 years and the international policy committee for over 13 years as well as an executive board member for the Center for International Private Enterprise (CIPE). Dr. Malichi is a member of The White House Business Council/Business Forward.
Dr. Malichi also is a senior fellow at the Sagamore Institute, board advisor, Indiana University Institute of International Business (CIBER), and a global board advisor, and executive managing director, Global Chamber® Indianapolis and Indiana operating in over 525 regional markets and 195 countries.
During his tenure at Chevrolet Motor Division, General Motors Corporation. Dr. Malichi earned the coveted and prestigious ‘GM Corporate Leadership Ring’ for the top 2% performer nationally.
Dr. Toby Malichi is the recipient of numerous honors notwithstanding an Honorary Doctorate in Business, Vincennes University (Indiana’s first & oldest University), Two (2) Sagamore of the Wabash (Highest honor bestowed by the Governor of Indiana), Coronated African Chief, Ashanti Tribe, Central Region, Acura, Ghana, Elected Delegate, 1986 & Appointed in 1995 by late U.S. Senior Senator, Richard G. Lugar to The White House Conference on Small Business representing Indiana. IDEC member since 1989.
“The Honorable James A. Schellinger, Indiana Secretary of Commerce says, “Dr. Malichi you are such a great business person and moreover a great Ambassador for Indianapolis and Indiana. We appreciate you!” Dr. Malichi is also a highly sought-after trade advocate, influencer and international speaker (See YOUTUBE), and Published Opinion Contributor for ‘The Hill’ Washington, DC’s premier policy and political news organization.
Dr. Malichi’s motto: Have a successful day and think globally! We doze but never close.