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Recognized world authorities in their fields

Executives in Residence are senior level practitioners who research and teach at IMD. This is in line with IMD’s strategy of bringing research and practical application together. In this section you can find out more about IMD's Executives in Residence and the research they are undertaking.

Executives in Residence

Gilbert Achermann

Chairman, Straumann Board Member, Julius Baer


Jouko Karvinen

Vice Chairman of the Supervisory Board, Finnair Member of the Supervisory Board, Valmet Member of the Foundation and Supervisory Boards, IMD


Jean-Marc Lévy

Director, DAY Medical SA, Board Member, Domo-Safety SA and EPFL Inno Park Former Group Marketing Director at British American Tobacco


José Lopez

Former Executive Vice President, Chief Operations Officer, Nestlé SA


Thierry Maupilé

Head of the Strategic Ecosystem Group, Cisco IMD Alumnus and MBA graduate