Our Chairs, the fruit of our relationships with leading companies and foundations, pursue advanced research in specific business areas and are led by senior professors who are recognized experts in their field.
Abertis Chair of Regulation, Competition and Public Policy
Developing research projects and generating knowledge in the areas of regulation, competition and public policy.
CaixaBank Chair of Corporate Social Responsibility and Corporate Governance
Sharing the commitment of CaixaBank and IESE to foment, promote and disseminate new knowledge about corporate social responsibility in academic and business contexts.
Carmina Roca and Rafael Pich-Aguilera Women and Leadership Chair
Generating knowledge on strategies to integrate women in business organizations, and to facilitate their advancement and development.
Crèdit Andorrà Chair of Markets, Organizations and Humanism
Researching fields related to markets, organizations and the human facet of companies, with special emphasis on the importance of people in business management.
Fuel Freedom Chair for Energy and Social Development
Mitigating energy poverty through research, energy education and knowledge transfer, in order to increase access to affordable fuels in developing countries.
Grupo Santander Chair of Financial Institutions and Corporate Governance
Promoting research on financial institutions and corporate governance, including issues such as transparency in directors' pay and value creation in mergers and acquisitions.
Joaquim Molins Figueras Chair of Strategic Alliances
Generating and transferring knowledge related to the design and implementation of strategic alliances that enable companies to carry them out effectively.
José Felipe Bertrán Chair of Governance and Leadership in Public Administration
Developing conceptual frameworks and promoting rigorous reflection on public affairs which will translate into management improvements that impact competitiveness.
Nissan Chair for Corporate Strategy and International Competitiveness
Aspiring to become a global leader in research on the interdependent relationship between the competitiveness of countries and businesses.
Novartis Chair on Operational Excellence in the Health Sector
Through analysis and research, seeking ways to improve operational excellence in the healthcare industry for companies and providers as well as patients .
Schneider Electric Sustainability and Business Strategy Chair
Examining the strategic management models and governance measures that contribute to a sustainable future.