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.
George Kohlrieser is a former hostage negotiator and brings in the principles of hostage negotiation to the program to prevent you from ever being a psychological hostage to a boss, colleague, or employee. You will leave the program truly empowered to lead at the edge and play to win, while remaining authentic and true to yourself.
Programs: Advanced High-Performance Leadership, High-Performance Leadership, Inspirational Leadership, Orchestrating Winning Performance
Professor Weeks’s unique approach to leadership, organizational culture, and change is reflected in his research, teaching, and more than twenty years of working with executives worldwide. He helps leaders understand how they can manage themselves to lead others more effectively and to have a positive and intentional impact on the culture in their part of their organization.
Jean-François Manzoni is President of IMD, where he also serves as Nestlé Professor. His research, teaching, and consulting activities are focused on leadership, the development of high-performance organizations and corporate governance. Professor Manzoni studies how leaders can create a high-performance work environment and what they can do to modify their leadership style in that direction.