Recognized world authorities

IMD's faculty members balance teaching, research and working with leading international companies to stay on top of the latest thinking and trends. Each year professors are selected for programs according to their schedules and commitments. This means that the professors listed below may not teach in each MBA program, however, their open-door policy and project support mean you will be sure to interact with all of them at some point in the year.

Dean of MBA Program

Ralf Boscheck

German

Professor

Ralf Boscheck

German, Professor

PhD in Economics Hochschule St. Gallen

Program: Master of Business Administration

Topic: Economics

MBA Faculty members

Cyril Bouquet

Canadian, French

Professor

Cyril Bouquet

Canadian, French, Professor

PhD Richard Ivey School of Business, University of Western Ontario

Program: TransformTECH

Topic: Strategy

Goutam Challagalla

American, Indian

Professor

Goutam Challagalla

American, Indian, Professor

PhD in Business Administration, University of Texas at Austin

Program: Digital Marketing Strategies

Topics: Marketing, Strategy

Nuno Fernandes

Portuguese

Professor

Nuno Fernandes

Portuguese, Professor

PhD IESE Business School

Programs: Strategic Finance, Finance Fundamentals for Executives

Topic: Finance

Benoit F. Leleux

Belgian, Swiss

Professor

Benoit F. Leleux

Belgian, Swiss, Professor

PhD INSEAD

Programs: Program for Executive Development, Foundations for Business Leadership, Leading the Family Business, Strategic Finance, Leading the Family Office, Master of Business Administration

Topic: Finance

Anand Narasimhan

Indian, British

Professor

Anand Narasimhan

Indian, British, Professor

PhD Vanderbilt University

Program: Leading the Family Business

Topic: Interpersonal Leadership

Mikolaj Jan Piskorski

American, Polish

Professor

Mikolaj Jan Piskorski

American, Polish, Professor

PhD in Organizational Behavior
Harvard University

Programs: Leading Digital Business Transformation, Digital Strategy, Building on Talent, Advanced Strategic Management , High Performance Boards, Organizational Learning in Action

Topics: Innovation, Strategy

Ralf W. Seifert

German, Swiss

Professor

Ralf W. Seifert

German, Swiss, Professor

PhD Stanford University

Programs: Digital Supply Chain Management, Foundations for Business Leadership

Topic: Operations

Leif Sjöblom

Finnish

Professor

Leif Sjöblom

Finnish, Professor

PhD Stanford University

Programs: Program for Executive Development, Foundations for Business Leadership

Topic: Finance

Bettina Büchel

German, Swiss

Professor

Bettina Büchel

German, Swiss, Professor

PhD University of Geneva

Programs: Leading Strategic Initiatives, TransformTECH

Topics: Organizational Design, Strategy

Salvatore Cantale

Italian

Professor

Salvatore Cantale

Italian, Professor

PhD in Finance INSEAD

Programs: Building on Talent, Strategic Finance

Topic: Finance

Jennifer Jordan

American

Professor

Jennifer Jordan

American, Professor

PhD, M.Phil, MSc, Yale University

Program: Digital Leadership

Topics: Interpersonal Leadership, Organizational Design

George Kohlrieser

American

Professor

George Kohlrieser

American, Professor

PhD Ohio State University

Programs: Advanced High Performance Leadership, High Performance Leadership, Learning Leadership , High Performance Leadership, Advanced High Performance Leadership

Topic: Interpersonal Leadership

Shlomo Ben-Hur

Israeli, American

Professor

Shlomo Ben-Hur

Israeli, American, Professor

PhD Humboldt University of Berlin

Programs: Organizational Learning in Action, Changing Employee Behavior

Topics: Interpersonal Leadership, Self-Leadership

Francisco Szekely

Mexican, Hungarian

Adjunct Professor

Francisco Szekely

Mexican, Hungarian, Adjunct Professor

PhD Washington University

Programs: Building Business Sustainability, High Performance Leadership, Building on Talent

Topic: Strategy

Michael Yaziji

American

Professor

Michael Yaziji

American, Professor

Ph.D. INSEAD
Ph.D. University of California

Program: High Performance Boards

Topic: Strategy