Knowledge sharing We promote research, organizational learning and best practices in education by supporting various observatories and chairs.

Chairs and Observatories

At IE Foundation we want to promote the transference of insight through our chairs and observatories. These projects promote learning and innovation in a great variety of areas, guaranteeing a constant advancement in the development of knowledge.

Pérez-Llorca Chair/IE Commercial Law

The chair’s initiatives in research and education offer a professional perspective on the practice of law in the international context of commercial law.

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La Caixa Foundation Management Chair

This chair works to promote research and the use of best practices in the management of people and organizations.

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Observatory for Demographics and Generational Diversity

This observatory helps to create new models for management that deal with the challenges and opportunities involved in managing senior talent in the business world.

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José María Cervelló Chair

The José María Cervelló Chair provides scholarships to students with an excellent academic record who wish to pursue a legal program at IE Law School.

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IE-ELECNOR Observatory on Sustainable Compliance Cultures

An initiative with Elecnor Foundation, in collaboration with the law firm Eversheds Sutherland Nicea, and the full involvement of IE Law School. The objective is to promote ethical commitment within organizations, especially in small and medium-sized companies where there is lesser knowledge of regulatory compliance and requirements.


An initiative in collaboration with Fundación Mutualidad Abogacía to develop research projects on the savings situation and financial planning of families in the medium and long term.

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