Professor Carlos Cordón

Lego Professor of Strategy and Supply Chain Management
PhD INSEAD, MS in Civil Engineering Escuela Politecnica de Barcelona




Professor Cordón’s areas of interest are digital value chains, supply and demand chain management, digital lean and process management.

Carlos Cordón is currently developing research and cases in the following areas: the digital journey of traditional companies, digital innovation in value chains, industry 4.0, digital lean, applications of big data in different spaces (healthcare, transportation and FMCG). He is the author of numerous articles and case studies in these fields, and over the past few years has won various prizes for his cases and articles on supply chain management, outsourcing, and process management.

Professor Cordón is also a consultant to multinational companies in the electronics, food, chemical, pharmaceutical, car, and other industries. He has designed and directed numerous executive development programs in the areas of digital and strategy journeys, supply chain management and sourcing.

Professor Cordón studied civil engineering at the Escuela Politecnica de Barcelona and holds a PhD in Management from INSEAD. Prior to the completion of his schooling, he was Manager in the manufacturing and distribution consulting group of Accenture, and later MIS Manager of Grupo Español General Cable (now a subsidiary of BICC).



Carlos Cordon is the author of numerous articles, case studies and projects in the above mentioned fields. Find out more information about Carlos Cordon's publications

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Carlos Cordon's Program

Carlos Cordon is a Professor in Strategy at IMD business school. He teaches in the Digital Supply Chain Management program and on custom programs.

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Digital Supply Chain Management (DSCM) addresses the challenges created by today's hyper-competitive, omni-channel environment and explores your opportunities to develop an agile, customer responsive and profitable supply chain.

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