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Jaime Caruana, Former Bank of Spain Governor, joins IESE Faculty

Jaime Caruana, a former governor of the Bank of Spain and leading policymaker in the global financial sector, has joined the faculty of IESE. Caruana, who was governor of the Bank of Spain from 2000 to 2006, has been appointed senior lecturer in IESE’s Economics Department. Caruana brings to IESE decades of experience in global […]

Nitin Nohria: “We better apply our energies to solving societal problems”

IESE kicks off 60th anniversary celebrations with HBS Dean Nitin Nohria In a world of unsustainable growth, disaffected workers, persistent gender inequalities and political upheaval, are traditional business schools still relevant? “Business schools were created in response to societal problems. There is a new set of societal problems and we better apply our energies to […]

Six new full-time professors bring global expertise to IESE

Six full-time professors are joining the IESE faculty for the 2018-19 academic year, bringing their academic excellence and their commitment to students to the school. The new faculty members are: Charlène Cosandier, Tobias Dennerlein, Joan Jané, Mihalis Markakis, Jeroen Neckebrouck and Albert Valentí. The professors come from a wide range of academic disciplines, global universities […]

IESE welcomes MBA class of 2020

The MBA Class of 2020, a diverse global group of future business leaders, begins its educational journey at IESE this week. The incoming Class of 2020 has 357 students, among the school’s largest classes to date. With the expansion of the MBA program in recent years, IESE has over 700 full-time MBA students on its Barcelona […]

IESE Managing Media Book wins prestigious award

Managing Media Businesses: A Game Plan to Navigate Disruption and Uncertainty, edited by Prof. Mike Rosenberg and Philip Seager and featuring the work of IESE professors, has won the 2018 Robert Picard Award. Rosenberg and Seager accepted the award, given to “a book or monograph published in the last year that has contributed to the field of media management, […]

Research with the Executive Agenda in Mind

Research by IESE professors over the last year has looked at which countries are doing best to promote women in leadership, at frustration over inequalities in the workplace, at the future of globalized trade, and much more. Here, a selection of research highlights: The IESE Women in Leadership (I-WIL) Index, directed by professor Nuria Chinchilla evaluates the state […]