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, Nuno Fernandes

Nuno Fernandes is a specialist on international financial markets, portfolio management and emerging market risks. He advises senior executives, companies and financial institutions in Asia, Europe, Latin America and the Middle East in formulating winning financial strategies, global portfolio management, international valuations, M&As, risk management and emerging market investments. He is a member of the Advisory Committee of the World Economic Forum (Initiative on Asset Price Dynamics). 

His current research focuses on financing choices of emerging market companies, Sovereign Wealth Funds, corporate governance and executive compensation, and the effects of cross-listings in foreign exchanges. 

He has published in the leading journals worldwide, including the Journal of Financial Economics, Review of Financial Studies, and the Journal of Portfolio Management. He speaks at business conferences in Asia, Europe and North America, and is a regular contributor to the business press worldwide, including the Financial Times and Wall Street Journal. 

Program Director

Nuno Fernandes

Portuguese

Professor

Nuno Fernandes

Portuguese, Professor

PhD IESE Business School

Programs: Strategic Finance, Finance Fundamentals for Executives

Topic: Finance

Faculty members

Salvatore Cantale

Italian

Professor

Salvatore Cantale

Italian, Professor

PhD in Finance INSEAD

Programs: Building on Talent, Strategic Finance

Topic: Finance

Didier Cossin

Swiss, French

Professor

Didier Cossin

Swiss, French, Professor

PhD in Business Economics Harvard University

Programs: High Performance Boards, Strategic Finance

Topics: Finance, Governance

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