Arturo Bris (IMD Business School, Switzerland) is a
professor of Finance at IMD, has headed IMD’s world renowned World
Competitiveness Center since January 2014 and also directed IMD’s Advanced
Strategic Management programme from 2009-2014.
His research and consulting activities focus on the
international aspects of financial regulation and in particular on the effects
of bankruptcy, short sales, insider trading and merger laws. Bris has also
researched and lectured on the effects of the euro on the corporate sector, as
well as on the valuation impact of corporate governance changes. Bris is
passionate about global competitiveness, financial development and
Bris ranks among the top one hundred most-read finance
academics in the world. He graduated in law and economics from Universidad
Autónoma de Madrid and received an MSc from CEMFI, Foundation of the Bank of
Spain and holds a PhD in management from INSEAD.