Members

The UPF-BSM Sustainability Observatory has a team of first-class researchers, who combine academic excellence with professional experience, united by an interest in business sustainability and embracing different areas of knowledge, including marketing, finance, operations, technology, strategy and corporate social responsibility.

Coordinador

Oriol Montanyà Oriol Montanyà
A graduate in Sociology from the UAB, graduate in Journalism from the UPF and a doctoral student in Economics and Business at UVic, he began his professional career in the field of communication but soon turned to the retail sector, where for more than a decade he has held managerial positions, especially in the field of logistics and operations. He is currently Director of the Academic Area of Operations and Technology at the UPF Barcelona School of Management.

Researchers and consultants

Ramon Bastida Ramon Bastida
He has a degree in Business Administration and Management from the UAB, a master's degree in Accounting and Financial Management from IDEC-UPF and a PhD in Business Administration and Management from the URV. He is currently an associate professor in the Department of Economics and Business at UPF and vice-dean of the UPF Barcelona School of Management, a task he combines with consulting for companies in the field of finance and management.

 

Luz Parrondo Luz Parrondo
Director of the Department of Finance and Control at the UPF Barcelona School of Management. Director of the Master in Financial Management and the Postgraduate course in Blockchain and other DLT technologies. PhD in Economics, Finance and Management from Pompeu Fabra University (UPF). As a researcher, she specializes in the study of financial management, with particular emphasis on the impact of new technologies in the financial, accounting and auditing sectors, profit management, risk management and corporate social responsibility.

 

Lluís Vicent Lluís Vicent
University lecturer on probability, statistics and data analytics since 1996. He has researched in data analytics applied especially to learning, creating predictive performance models, automatic competency assessment programmes, and student segmentation. He has been a principal investigator in European and Spanish projects and has published the results of his research in more than 70 articles in international journals and conferences, and more than ten books.

 

Erola Palau Erola Palau
Graduate in International Business and Languages from Rotterdam Business School and Master in Management (specialization in Business Analytics) from the UPF Barcelona School of Management. A dynamic and analytical person with international professional experience acquired working in eight countries.

 

Josep Maria Galí Josep Maria Galí
PhD in Management Sciences (HEC Paris), academic and researcher on matters of consumption, sustainability and good governance. Since 2007 he has focused his research on integrating sustainability into corporate and marketing strategy in order to add value to companies and customers. He was director of the CREAFUTUR Outlook 2013 project at Creapolis and published the Spanish version of Sustainability Marketing, as co-author, with Frank Belz (TUM Munich) and Kent Peattie (Cardiff University).

 

Jordi Perramon Jordi Perramon
PhD in Business Administration and Management and Academic Director of the Master in Financial Management and Business Auditing at UPF-BSM. He is an accredited professor with AQU and ANECA. He has received the UPF Board of Trustees award for best lecturer in the degree field. He is part of an official research group on Eco-innovation and the circular economy and has published more than twenty articles in journals with international impact.

 

Andrei Boar Andrei Boar
Graduated in Economics and Law from the UPF, master's degree in Accounting and Financial Management from UPF-BSM and doctoral student in Economics and Business at the UIC. He is currently Professor of Finance and Accounting at UPF-BSM and contributes to the co-ordination of Executive Education courses.

 

Oriol López-Villena Oriol López-Villena
Degree in Economics from the UB, Auditor of Accounts and lecturer at UPF-BSM. Advisor on the strategic and financial growth of companies, he has accumulated a great deal of experience helping companies to grow, prosper and leave a legacy. Founder of the "Forum Creix", author of the books "Grow and Prosper" and "The Proactive Entrepreneur" and a regular contributor to the media. He is the only Spanish representative on the list "The World's Most Inspiring Accountants", by British author Steve Pipe, which brings together the 62 most inspiring assessors in the world.

 

Llorenç Bagur Llorenç Bagur
Lecturer on Financial Economics, Accounting and Auditing at Pompeu Fabra University and the Barcelona School of Management. PhD in Business Administration and Management from the University of Barcelona. Co-director of the Master's Degree in Financial and Business Accounting at the UPF Barcelona School of Management. Vice-dean of Faculty at the UPF Barcelona School of Management. Business consultant on accounting, financial and management matters.
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