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International Advisory Board

The members of the International Advisory Board (IAB) are well-known business leaders who meet annually to analyse the socioeconomic and political context and to identify areas in which ESADE can continue to act as an agent of positive change at a global level.


IAB members provide their support to ESADE in three areas:

  • Innovation

    Optimising innovation in ESADE’s curricula and research activity.

  • Relevance

    Ensuring that ESADE addresses the current and future needs of business and society.

  • Impact

    Ensuring that ESADE fulfils its foundational purpose of influencing the global development of leader training.

  • Antonio Pérez

    United States
    President, ESADE International Advisory Board 
    Special Advisor to the Board of Directors, Eastman Kodak Company

  • Maite Arango

    Vice-President, Group VIPS Board

  • Sergio Bertolucci

    Former Director of Research & Scientific Computing, European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN)

  • Hans-Paul Bürkner

    Chairman, The Boston Consulting Group

  • Cheryl Campbell

    United States
    Board member and former Chair of American Heart Association

  • Audrey Clegg

    United States

    Group Talent Director, Coca-Cola HBC AG

  • Andrea Cuomo

    Executive Vice-President, Advanced Systems Technology and Special Projects, STMicroelectronics
    Chairman of 3Sun and Chairman of the ECSEL Governing Board

  • George Daly

    United States
    Former Dean, McDonough School of Business, Georgetown University

  • Soumitra Dutta

    United States
    Former Founding Dean, Cornell SC Johnson College of Business

  • Javier Ferran

    Chairman, Diageo PLC
    Partner, Lion Capital

  • Antonio Garrigues Walker

    Honorary President of Garrigues and President of the Garrigues Foundation

  • Enrique V. Iglesias

    Former Secretary General, Secretaría General Iberoamericana – SEGIB

  • Ibrahim Khashoggi

    Saudi Arabia
    CEO, Maan Aljasser & Co.

  • Enrique Lores

    President, Imaging Printing & Solutions, HP

  • Bernard Ramanantsoa

    Former Dean, HEC School of Management

  • Javier Solana

    President, ESADEgeo - Center for Global Economy & Geopolitics 
    Former European Union High Representative for the Common Foreign and Security Policy 
    Former Secretary General of the Council of the European Union
    Former Secretary General of NATO

  • Herman Uscategui

    United States
    Senior Vice President Strategic Partnerships and Business Development at Cortex 
    Chair of the Board OneWorld Now

Representing ESADE:

  • Koldo Echebarría

    Director General, ESADE

  • Eugenia Bieto

    Director General Emeritus, ESADE

  • Josep Franch

    Dean of the Business School, ESADE

  • Carlo M. Gallucci

    Vice-Rector for International Relations and Students, Ramon Llull University

  • David Dinwoodie

    Director of Executive Education