IMD Management

IMD's President is Jean-François Manzoni. The President is appointed by the Supervisory Board.

With his leadership, the Executive Committee proposes IMD’s business goals, financial targets and annual budgets within the strategic guidelines agreed with the Supervisory Board. Together, they take decisions in a timely manner and with adequate quality.

IMD governance structure
Jean-François Manzoni
Jean-François Manzoni
President at IMD

Jean-François Manzoni is the President of IMD, where he also serves as the Nestlé Professor and as a member of the Audit Committe (AFRC).

His research, teaching, and consulting activities are focused on…

Anand Narasimhan
Anand Narasimhan
Dean of Faculty and Research  at IMD

Anand Narasimhan is IMD’s Dean of Faculty and Research and the Shell Professor of Global Leadership. As Dean, Anand is a member of the Executive Committee, sharing the management responsibility of the Faculty with…

Peggy Le Roux
Peggy Le Roux
Chief Finance and Administrative Officer at IMD

Peggy Le Roux joined IMD in November 2019 as IMD’s Chief Finance and Administrative Officer. She leads the Financial and Internal Controlling, Accounting, Tax, Treasury and Campus Services. Peggy is also the…

Delia Fischer
Delia Fischer
Chief Communication Officer at IMD

Delia Fischer is responsible for IMD's external, internal, social media and multimedia communications team and output. Since January 2020, she has been a member of the IMD Executive Committee top management team. …

Laurent Tranchida
Laurent Tranchida
Chief Human Resources Officer at IMD

Laurent Tranchida, Chief Human Resources Officer, oversees the recruitment and retention of IMD’s most important asset: its people. He joined the institution in 2018 after a long career in corporate human resources…

Ana Gil-Robles
Ana Gil-Robles
General Counsel and Board Secretary at IMD

Ana Gil-Robles joined IMD in 2020 as General Counsel. She is also a member of the Audit Committee (AFRC). Before joining IMD’s Executive Committee, Ana spent close to ten years serving as General Counsel for SICPA,…

Louis Leclezio
Louis Leclezio
Chief Digital & Customer Experience Officer at IMD

As Chief Digital & Customer Experience Officer, Louis Leclezio oversees IMD’s technology, operations and marketing. He is primarily responsible for enhancing customer and employee experience through digital…

David Bach
David Bach
Dean of Innovation and Programs at IMD

David Bach joined IMD in 2020 and as of 2021, assumed the role of Dean of Innovation and Programs. As part of the Executive Committee, David leads efforts to enhance IMD’s global reach and impact through both…

Yassine Ayadi
Yassine Ayadi
Chief of Staff at IMD

As IMD’s Chief of Staff, Yassine Ayadi is responsible for improving the individual and collective effectiveness of the Executive Committee, maintaining alignment between departments and work functions through the…