Our 500-strong faculty guides students to unleash their potential day in, day out. Their influence across all five Schools can’t be overstated, inspiring young, energetic minds as they define their personal and professional trajectories. But what kind of person does it take to create such impact? The individuals that make up the IE University faculty are special. Coming from diverse, global backgrounds, they each bring distinct perspectives and innovative ideas that embody what makes IE University stand out. Their stories are personal and unique—but don’t take our word for it. Read their stories to see for yourself.
Choose a job you love, and you’ll never have to work a day in your life. This doesn’t mean you won’t have to put in effort, but that it should come from a place of passion, not obligation.
Change requires fighting, and embracing repeated failure until you achieve what you want.
When not investigating buyer habits, I can be found out and about hiking, skiing, or photographing my travels.
Don’t fear failure, and don’t care too much about what other people think. Find your true passion and follow it.
With the emergence of big data, the next generation of economists have the tools to extract insights and even wisdom. This will allows students to interpret new truths and uncover new possibilities. Students will always need to remain critical and ask the right questions, but the future of the financial world is more open than ever.
Success can mean different things to different people. However, I have always tried to follow a formula: have a purpose to guide your actions, persistence, and determination through hard work.
Have fun. Listen, and take risks. Don’t take yourself too seriously and lean back and enjoy the music! The key to success is to Be humble. Learn from everyone around you. Always be curious and believe that the best is yet to come.
Open-mindedness, perseverance and a willingness to make mistakes and overcome setbacks is vital for personal growth. It’s what you make of these experiences.
IE University is a place where diverse, passionate individuals—whether the students or the faculty—come together in a spirit of curiosity to produce positive, high-impact leaders of tomorrow.
Set clear goals and organize your life around achieving them. It’s okay if you don’t know exactly what kind of career you want after university, you can still set intermediate goals. Once you’ve achieved that goal, move on to the next one. You’ll be impressed by how much you can achieve in your brief time at IE University if you manage your goals this way.
No matter the personal and professional goals you set for yourself, the key to success is to find routines that you enjoy. Once you discover what those are, you should make a science out of them to become an expert in that area of life.
I am always driven to provide rigorous research, high-quality teaching, and personalized support to those who need it—to continue learning and growing, and likewise help others do the same.
At IE University we constantly update our courses to incorporate the latest trends and tools that are getting traction outside the classroom.