Our Faculty members are recognized world authorities in their fields. Dividing their time between teaching, research and working with international companies, they remain on top of the latest management trends. You can expect timely, innovative learning activities, materials, and content in all IMD programs
Meet your program director, Salvatore Cantale
Salvatore Cantale is Professor of Finance at IMD. His major research and consulting interests are in value creation, valuation, and the way in which corporations build structure liabilities and choose financing options. Energetic and passionate, Professor Cantale is also interested in the relation between finance and leadership, and in the leadership role of the finance function.
A former finance professional with a large investment bank in London, Professor Cantale combines a rigorous academic background with a grounding in the professional world. He has published in international double-refereed journals. One of his research papers, "Bank Capital Requirements and Managerial Self-Interests," was nominated for an Outstanding Paper Award at the Southern Finance Association.