Associate professor of business strategy, IE Business School
IE Business School
Rafael heads the corporate strategy office of a large multinational company, is an associate professor of business strategy at IE Business School and is the author of El Manual del Estratega, which won him a Knowsquare award for the best management book published in Spain.
He is trained as a senior engineer in telecommunications at the Polytechnic University of Madrid. Rafael also holds an executive MBA from IE Business School and a diploma from the general management program at IESE.
He leads the “Growth Potential Index” initiative at Cre100do for accelerating growth of select Spanish SMEs.
Rafael is also a member of the board at Friends of the Information Society Club, is a personal and executive coach and a well-known blogger.