Partners & suppliers

Partner institutes

Our network of partner institutes in 57 countries supplies data from national sources, helps distribute survey questionnaires to business executives in their countries and informs local media about the IMD World Competitiveness Yearbook results.

Africa/Middle East - Partner Institutes

Israel

Contact Persons:
Israela Many, Deputy Managing Director of Economy and Tax
Aviad Toub, Economist

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Jordan

Contact Persons:
H.E Imad Najib Fakhour, Minister
Dr. Saleh Al-Kharabsheh, Secretary General
Basem Kanan, Acting Director of Policies & Strategic Dept.
Basma Suleiman Arabiyat, National Competitiveness Team
Farouq Drabseh, National Competitiveness Team

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Qatar

Contact Persons:
Dr. Issa Ibrahim, Economic Expert (Project Manager)
Hissa Al-Assiry, Economic Researcher
Eman Ahmad Abbara, Senior economist

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Saudi Arabia

Contact Persons:
Fahdah Mohammed Al Rasheed, Investment Intelligence Senior Supervisor
Nawaf Mohammed AlSalloum, Associate Specialist--Research and Reports
Hatem Abdul-Mohsin Samman, Chief Economist

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South Africa

Contact Persons:
Mothunye Mothiba, Chief Executive Officer
Sello Mosai, Executive Manager Value Chain Competitiveness
Juliet Sebolelo Mashabela, Economist

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America - Partner Institutes

Argentina

Contact Persons:
Dr. Alicia Caballero, Dean
Dr. Marcelo F. Resico, Senior Economist
Mr. Ignacio Duran, Research Assistant

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Brazil

Contact Persons:
Carlos Arruda, Professor and Director FDC Innovation and Entrepreneurship Center
Ana Burcharth, Professor
Arthur Ramos, Researcher

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Canada

Contact Persons:
Mr. Brett Berman, Managing Director

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Chile

Contact Persons:
Dr. Enrique Manzur, Vice President
Dr. Sergio Olavarrieta, Vice Dean
Mr. Pedro Hidalgo, Associate Professor

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Colombia

Contact Persons:
Andrés Trejos, Director of Enterprise Development
Sara Patricia Rivera, Research Analyst
Adriana Quiñones, Project Manager

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Mexico

Contact Persons:
M.C. Carlos Maroto Cabrera, General Director
M.S. Carlos Maroto Espinosa, Project & Relationship Manager

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Peru

Contact Persons:
Mr. Fernando D'Alessio, General Director
Mr. Luis Del Carpio, Center of Competitiveness Director

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Venezuela

Contact Persons:
Mr. Eduardo Porcarelli, Executive Director
Ms. Litsay Guerrero A, Economic Affairs & Investor Services Manager

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Asia/Pacific - Partner Institutes

Australia

Contact Persons:
Professor the Hon. Stephen Martin, Chief Executive Officer
Ms. Roxanne Punton, Director, External Affairs
Ms. Sarah-Jane Derby, Senior Economist

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China

Contact Persons:
Prof. Yongheng Yang, Associate Dean (School of Public Policy & Management)
Prof. Youqiang Wang, Executive Director
Dr. Fangtao Liu, Research Fellow
Dr. Jia Gao, Research Fellow
Mr. Pu Gong, PhD Candidate
Mr. Dong Guo, PhD Candidate
Miss. Hongyu Lai, Research Assistant

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Hong Kong SAR

Contact Persons:
Mr. Daniel Poon, Principal Economist (Global Research)
Ms. Wenda Ma, Economist

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India

Contact Persons:
Dr.K.P.Sunny, Director & Head (Economic Services)
Mr.Rajesh SundDeputy, Deputy Director (Economic Services)

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Indonesia

Contact Persons:
Dr Toto Pranoto, Managing Director
Dr Willem Makaliwe, Associate Director of Research & Consulting
Mr Bayuadi Wibowo, Group Head of Research Division

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Indonesia

Contact Persons:
Ms Tini Moeis, Managing Director
Mr Kiki Lekir Daud, Principal Partner
Ms Devi Hamdani, Client Relation Manager

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Korea

Contact Persons:
Dr. Heungchong Kim, Senior Research Fellow
Ms. Nayoun Park, Researcher

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Malaysia

Contact Persons:
Dato' Mohd Razali Hussain, Director General
Dato' Abdul Latif Abu Seman, Deputy Director General
Datin Zainon Bakar, Director Productivity & Competitiveness Development

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Mongolia

Contact Persons:
Mr.Boldbaatar Tserenpuntsag, Founder
Mr.Tsagaan Puntsag, Founder
Ms.Lakshmi Boojoo, Director General
Ms.Odonchimeg Ikhbayar, Deputy Director
Mr.Ganbat Chuluun, Research Economist
Ms.Tungalag Erdenebat, Research Economist
Mr.Zolbayar Enkhbaatar, Research Economist
Mr.Otgon-Erdene Khandaa, Research Economist
Ms.Yesunchuluu Khuderchuluu, Research Economist

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New Zealand

Contact Persons:
Mr. Peter Kerridge, Partner
Ms. Jasmine Glenister, Executive Assistant

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Philippines

Contact Persons:
Jamil Paolo S. Francisco, PhD, Executive Director
Tristan A. Canare, Program Manager and Senior Economist
Emmanuel M. Garcia, Economist
Christopher Ed C. Caboverde, Research Associate

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Singapore

Contact Persons:
Ms. Cheryl Kong, Assistant Executive Director

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Taiwan

Contact Persons:
Ms. Kao, Shienquey, Deputy Minister
Ms. Wu, Ming Huei, Director of Economic Development Department
Ms. Lee, Cho-Jin, Senior Economist

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Thailand

Contact Persons:
Ms. Wanweera Rachdawong, Chief Executive Officer, TMA
Ms. Pornkanok Wipusanawan, Director, TMA Center for Competitiveness

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Europe - Partner Institutes

Austria

Contact Persons:
Dr. Christian Helmenstein, Chief Economist
Ms. Helena Zwickl
Mr. Michael Oliver

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Belgium

Contact Persons:
Ms. Morgane Haid, Economist

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Bulgaria

Contact Persons:
Mr. Ruslan Stefanov, Director, Economic Program
Ms. Daniela Mineva, Research Fellow, Economic Program
Mr. Martin Vladimirov, Analyst, Economic Program
Dr. Todor Galev, Senior Analyst, Economic Program

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Croatia

Contact Persons:
Jadranka Gable, Advisor
Kresimir Jurlin, PhD, Researcher

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Cyprus

Contact Persons:
Sofronis Clerides, Professor of Economics
Nicoletta Pashourtidou, Assistant Director
Christos Papamichael, Research Officer

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Czech Republic

Contact Persons:
Dr. Vilem Semerak
Dr. Lucia Stefánková

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Denmark

Contact Persons:
Mr. Allan Sorensen

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Estonia

Contact Persons:
Ms Marje Josing, Director
Ms Ingrid Niklus
Mr Koit Nilson, Researcher

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Estonia

Contact Persons:
Mr Tanel Rebane, Director of Development Unit

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Finland

Contact Persons:
Mr. Petri Rouvinen, Research Director
Mr. Markku Kotilainen, Head of the Forecasting Group
Mr. Ville Kaitila, Researcher

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France

Contact Persons:
Ms. Sylvie Montout, Economist

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Greece

Contact Persons:
Aggelos Tsakanikas, Assistant Professor National Technical University of Athens, Scientific Advisor
Sophia Stavraki, Research Associate

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Greece

Contact Persons:
Dr. Christos Georgiou, Director, Research and Documentation Department
Mr. Constantinos Styliaras, Economist, Research and Documentation Department

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Hungary

Contact Persons:
Ms. Renata Anna Jaksa, Director
Dr. Oliver Kovacs, Research Fellow

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Iceland

Contact Persons:
Ms. Kristrun Frostadottir, Chief Economist
Mr. Leifur Hreggvidsson, Economic Analyst

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Italy

Contact Persons:
Dr. Luca Paolazzi, Director Research Centre
Dr. Lorena Scaperrotta, Economist

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Kazakhstan

Contact Persons:
Serzhan Madiyev, Chairman of the Board
Shakharbanu Zhakupova, Deputy Chairman of the Board
Ms. Bahitful Khambar, Director of the Center for Strategic Development and Competitiveness Research
Mr. Arman Kalbayev, Deputy Director of the Center for Strategic Development and Competitiveness Research
Mrs. Altyngul Utebayeva, Head of the Department for Competitiveness Research
Mrs. Madina Nurzhanova, Senior Expert of the Department for Competitiveness Research
Mrs. Ainur Seitova, Expert of the Department for Competitiveness Research
Mr. Daniyal Nugerbekov, Senior Expert of the Department for Competitiveness Research

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Latvia

Contact Persons:
Dr. Tatjana Muravska, Director
Mrs. Zane Zeibote

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Latvia

Contact Persons:
Dr. Tatjana Muravska, Director
Mrs. Zane Zeibote

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Lithuania

Contact Persons:
Ms. Rasa Narusaityte, Senior Project Manager

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Luxembourg

Contact Persons:
Mr. Marc Wagener, Member of the Managing Board
Ms. Annabelle Dullin, Economist
Ms. Lynn Zoenen, Economist

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Netherlands

Contact Persons:
Mr. Paul van Kempen, Advisor Economic policy

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Poland

Contact Persons:
Dr. Bogdan A. Radomski, Associate Professor of Finance
Dr. Marcin Nowakowski, Professor of International Business and Prorector

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Portugal

Contact Persons:
Prof Álvaro Almeida
Prof Daniel Bessa
Prof Ramon O’Callaghan

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Romania

Contact Persons:
Mr. Bogdan Ciocanel, PhD, Director
Mr. Dan Grigore, Economist

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Russia

Contact Persons:
Ms. Elina Pechonova

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Slovakia

Contact Persons:
Mr. Martin Lindak, Analyst

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Slovenia

Contact Persons:
Ms. Mateja Drnovsek, PhD, Full Professor
Mr. Ales Vahcic, PhD, Full Professor

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Slovenia

Contact Persons:
Mr. Peter Stanovnik, PhD, Associate Professor
Ms. Sonja Ursic, M.A.

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Spain

Contact Persons:
Ms. Edita Pereira, Head of Economic Research Unit
Ms. Paloma Blanco, Economic Research Unit

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Turkey

Contact Persons:
Zümrüt İmamoğlu, Chief Economist
Elçin Tüzel, Expert
Ezgi Kurt, Junior Expert

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Ukraine

Contact Persons:
Dr. Iryna Tykhomyrova, President
Dr. Volodymyr Danko, Professor
Ms. Oksana Kukuruza, External Relations Director

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