Associate Professor, Department of Strategy and General Management at Esade Business School
Carlos Losada began his academic career in 1986 in the Department of Strategy and General Management at Esade, where he lectured on organisational governance, managerial functions, strategy and organisation, combining his teaching with strategic consulting. He has spent most of his academic career at Esade, although he has also taught at other universities and participated in numerous national and international seminars and conferences.
In 2000, he was appointed Director General of Esade, a position he held until 2010. He has held numerous management positions in both the private and public sectors. He began his career by co-founding Kernel, a startup in the tech sector. Since 1982, he has held various technical and political posts in the Catalan government, including that of Secretary General for Public Administration and Civil Service. In 1997, he joined the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) in Washington, D.C.