Meet the Team

The Center offers pioneering research, executive education and advisory services that bring together a unique team.

Core Team

Peter Vogel

Director of IMD Global Family Business Center Professor of Family Business and Entrepreneurship Debiopharm Chair of Family Philanthropy

Peter Vogel

Director of IMD Global Family Business Center Professor of Family Business and Entrepreneurship Debiopharm Chair of Family Philanthropy

Peter drives the Center's thought leadership strategy and leads the staff team. Peter is also a full-time faculty member at IMD.

Lise Møller

Director of Family Business Engagement

Lise Møller

Director of Family Business Engagement

Lise is in charge of the Center’s outreach to families in business; from private one-on-one talks with families to communicating the Center’s role & offering to its global stakeholders of enterprising families, family offices and foundations.

Matthew Crudgington

Director of Family Business Learning

Matthew Crudgington

Director of Family Business Learning

Matthew develops and manages the relationships with business owning families, family offices and strategic partners. He oversees the design and delivery of learning journeys as well as operations within the center.

Virginie coordinates and ensures the smooth running of center's activities. She manages various projects and initiatives including center's events and Family Business Awards.

Malgorzata Kurak

Research Fellow

Malgorzata Kurak

Research Fellow

Malgorzata is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Debiopharm Chair for Family Philanthropy at IMD.

Marta Widz

Research Fellow

Marta Widz

Research Fellow

Marta is research fellow of the world’s most prestigious accolades for family businesses: IMD Global Family Business Award, sponsored by Pictet and the IMD-Pictet Sustainability in Family Business Award. She serves as a non-voting jury member for both awards and heads the Evaluation Committees.

Faculty Team

Teaching in family business programs

Programs: Crisis Management, Orchestrating Winning Performance, Negotiating for Value Creation

Topics: Leadership, Conflict Resolution

Arturo Bris

Professor

Arturo Bris

Professor

Programs: Strategic Finance, Digital Finance, Orchestrating Winning Performance, Advanced Management Program

Topics: Finance, Competitiveness

Ben Bryant

Professor

Ben Bryant

Professor

Programs: Transformational Leader, Executive MBA

Topics: Leadership, Top Teams

Programs: High Performance Boards, Setting up the Board, Boards and Risks, Stakeholder Management for Boards, Mastering Geopolitics for Boards, Orchestrating Winning Performance

Topics: Finance, Governance

Topic: Family Business

Programs: Leading in the Digital Age, Leadership Essentials, Leadership Skills for the Digital Age, Orchestrating Winning Performance

Topic: Leadership

Programs: Program for Executive Development, Foundations for Business Leadership, Winning Sustainability Strategies, Leading the Family Business, Orchestrating Winning Performance, Strategic Finance, Leading the Family Office, Master of Business Administration

Topics: Finance, Entrepreneurship

Topics: Strategy, Top Teams

Paul Strebel

Emeritus Professor

Paul Strebel

Emeritus Professor

Programs: High Performance Boards, Strategic Thinking , Orchestrating Winning Performance

Topics: Governance, Strategy

Ina Toegel

Professor

Ina Toegel

Professor

Topic: Leadership