Our Faculty

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

Meet your Program Director, Arturo Bris

Arturo Bris is Professor of Finance at IMD. Since January 2014 he is also leading the world-renowned IMD World Competitiveness Center.

Professor Bris taught Corporate Finance and Investment Banking at Yale from 1998 to 2005, where he received the Best Teacher Award twice. His consulting experience includes companies in both the US and Europe.

He is the President of the Board of Trustees of IMD Pension Foundation, and a member of the Supervisory Board of the International School of Lausanne. He is a frequent speaker in international conferences, and appears regularly on international media outlets. His work has been published in the Journal of Finance, the Journal of Financial Economics, the Review of Financial Studies, the Journal of Legal Studies, and the Journal of Business, among others.

Professor Arturo Bris ranks among the top one hundred most-read finance academics in the world. He graduated in Law and Economics from Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, and received an MSc from CEMFI (Foundation of the Bank of Spain). He holds a PhD in Management from INSEAD.

Program Director

Arturo Bris


Arturo Bris


Programs: Strategic Finance, Navigating Fintech Innovation and Disruption, Orchestrating Winning Performance, Advanced Management Program

Topics: Finance, Competitiveness

Faculty members

Programs: Finance for Boards, Orchestrating Winning Performance, Strategic Finance

Topic: Finance

Programs: High Performance Boards, Boards and Risks, Stakeholder Management for Boards, Mastering Board Governance, Orchestrating Winning Performance

Topics: Finance, Governance

Programs: Program for Executive Development Diploma, 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


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