General Information

Headquartered in
Ángel Cabrera, President

Contact Information

  • Phone Number: (602) 978-7000 Toll Free: (800) 848-9084 (within the United States)
  • Address: Thunderbird School of Global Management 1 Global Place Glendale, AZ 85306-6000 USA


Thunderbird School of Global Management is a private business school whose main campus is located in Glendale, Arizona. It was founded in 1946 by retired U.S. Army Air Forces Lieutenant General Barton Kyle Yount (1884–1949). The school received regional accreditation in 1969 from the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA). In 1994, it was accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).

Thunderbird Corporate Learning China works closely with organizations to identify their business challenges, then designs and delivers customized and consortia programs to meet client needs. Thunderbird China offers a variety of programs to senior executives and for middle managers in multinational and large state-owned companies in China.