Cort Isernhagen is the Senior Vice President and Managing Director for the international divisions of Lux Research. Overseeing the commercial activities of the firm in Asia and Europe, Middle East, and Africa, Cort is responsible for driving the growth strategies of the company in these important global markets. Prior to his role at Lux Research, Cort spent 15 years with IDC, in various positions, most recently as Vice President for IDC's Insights businesses with responsibility for Asia/Pacific and EMEA. In this role he managed international research teams providing advice and guidance to executives supporting their technology investment and implementation plans. Cort has also held posts with Chinadotcom and International Data Group (IDG). Cort holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in International Business from Hawaii Pacific University, and a Master's Degree in Business Administration from the American Graduate School of International Management-Thunderbird.