Senior Lecturer of Accounting and Control and Analysis of Business Problems

• Ph.D. in Business Administration (Accounting), Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya
• Executive MBA, IESE Business School, University of Navarra
• BSc. in Industrial Engineering, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya

Edi Soler has a Ph.D. in Business Administration (Accounting) from the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, an Executive MBA from IESE Business School and a BSc in Industrial Engineering from the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya.

His research and academic interests focus on product and customer profitability, pricing policies, cost systems, management control systems and earnings management. He has carried out consulting projects related to cost systems and management control systems and has also interned as a financial analyst at a number of companies in Spain. He has accumulated more than 10 years of experience in the management of educational institutions, in both Spain and the United Kingdom, and over four years in the energy supply industry, as CFO at Holaluz.

Professor Soler teaches courses in financial accounting, management accounting and control systems as well as the analysis of business problems for IESE?s MBA and Executive Education programs. In addition, he has been a visiting professor at the University of Navarra and Nile University. He has also taught classes in accounting and other courses for undergraduate and executive programs in Spain and abroad.

He is the author of numerous cases and technical notes dealing with financial and management accounting as well as general management and decision making.

Areas of interest

* Product and customer profitability
* Pricing policies
* Cost systems and budgeting
* Management control systems
* Earnings management