Javier Capapé

IE University

Javier Capapé, PhD is the Director of the Sovereign Wealth Research and Adjunct Professor at IE University. He earned his PhD from ESADE Business School and the University of Illinois (USA). He has been Consultant at the United Nations Environment Program on Sovereign Wealth Funds and Sustainable Development Goals.

Since 2012, he is SovereigNET Research Affiliate at The Fletcher School (Tufts University) and Co-Editor of the Sovereign Wealth Funds Reports series, an initiative backed by ICEX. He has published in top academic journals such as the Academy of Management Perspectives and Oxford University Press.

His research has been regularly cited in international media (including Financial Times, The Economist, Wall Street Journal, Reuters). His PhD research was co-supervised by Ruth Aguilera (Northeastern University, Boston, USA) and Javier Santiso (ESADE Business School and OECD).