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 of the Board, Straumann

Gilbert Achermann

Chairman of the Board, Straumann

Stuart Dean

Board Member, Orbis International

Stuart Dean

Board Member, Orbis International

Gregor Gimmy

Managing Director, 27 Pilots

Gregor Gimmy

Managing Director, 27 Pilots

Jean-Marc Lévy

President of the Board of Directors, DomoSafety

Jean-Marc Lévy

President of the Board of Directors, DomoSafety

José Lopez

Former Executive Vice President, COO, Nestlé SA

José Lopez

Former Executive Vice President, COO, Nestlé SA

Thierry Maupilé

Executive Vice-President at Altiostar Networks, Inc

Thierry Maupilé

Executive Vice-President at Altiostar Networks, Inc

Arunjai Mittal

Member of the Supervisory Board, Tesa SE

Arunjai Mittal

Member of the Supervisory Board, Tesa SE

Alexis Nasard

CEO of Bata Group

Alexis Nasard

CEO of Bata Group

Ian Charles Stewart

Chairman, WheelsPlusWings Foundation

Ian Charles Stewart

Chairman, WheelsPlusWings Foundation

Jan van der Kaaij

Co-Founder, Finch & Beak Sustainability Consulting

Jan van der Kaaij

Co-Founder, Finch & Beak Sustainability Consulting

Josefine Van Zanten

Former Global Head of Learning & Organization Behavior (LafargeHolcim)

Josefine Van Zanten

Former Global Head of Learning & Organization Behavior (LafargeHolcim)

Helio Waszyk

Longstanding senior executive, Nestlé

Helio Waszyk

Longstanding senior executive, Nestlé

Sertac Yeltekin

COO Insitor Partners

Sertac Yeltekin

COO Insitor Partners

Jürg Zeltner

Former Member of UBS Executive Board and CEO of UBS Wealth Management

Jürg Zeltner

Former Member of UBS Executive Board and CEO of UBS Wealth Management