Novartis Chair on Operational Excellence in the Health Sector

Novartis Chair on Operational Excellence in the Health Sector

Prof. Jaume Ribera

Holder of the Chair

Prof. Jaume Ribera is professor of operations management at IESE Business School and holds the Port of Barcelona Chair of Logistics at CEIBS in Shanghai, China. He is director of the Center for Research in Healthcare Innovation Management at IESE.

He obtained a Fulbright scholarship to pursue his doctorate studies in the United States and holds a Ph.D. in mathematical systems theory from the University of Florida, as well as a doctorate in industrial engineering from the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. He was president of the European Operations Management Association and previous to that, the secretary of the U.S. Operations Management Association (1992-97). He has worked in the healthcare sector for more than 30 years and has led projects for private companies, as well as public entities in the European Union, Central and Eastern Europe, Asia and Latin America and for the World Bank.

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Prof. Jaume Ribera