Jordi Canals is an eminent international figure in the field of strategy and corporate governance. He holds a PhD in economics and business from the University of Barcelona, and is a post-doctoral research fellow at the Harvard Business School. Canals has also been a Guest Scholar at the International Monetary Fund, a Visiting Scholar at the World Bank and a Guest Scholar at the Brookings Institution. Professor Canals is an expert in the areas of corporate strategy, corporate governance and globalization. He is the author of numerous books and articles.