Marta Widz

Polish, Swiss

Research Fellow at IMD, responsible for the IMD Global Family Business Award, sponsored by Pictet and the IMD-Pictet Sustainability in Family Business Award.

Marta is a passionate lecturer, conference speaker, researcher, writer, and advisor in the field of family business. She obtained her Ph.D. at the Center for Family Business at the University of St. Gallen, Switzerland. Formally trained for the board roles in effective leadership and supervision of family firms at the Swiss Board School, Marta is a is a specialist in family firms’ corporate & family governance. She is an alumna of the Warsaw School of Economics (SGH), Poland; CEMS Master in International Management and the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), UK and brings multiple years of international experience from finance and pharmaceutical industry.