Professor Mark Esposito
Research Fellow (Nonresident)
Mark Esposito is a Research Fellow (Nonresident) with the Mohammed Bin Rashid School of Government and a Professor of Business and Economics with appointments at Harvard University's Division of Continuing Education, Grenoble School of Management and Hult International Business School.
He serves as Institutes Council Co-Leader, at the Microeconomics of Competitiveness program (MOC) at the Institute of Strategy and Competitiveness, at Harvard Business School.
Mark is also a Visiting Fellow at the Judge Business School as well as a Senior Associate at the University of Cambridge Institute in Sustainability Leadership, UK.
Mark is the Founding Director of the Lab-Center for Competitiveness, a think tank affiliated with the MOC network of Professor Michael E. Porter at Harvard Business School.
He serves in the Board of Directors of the Academy of Business and holds Fellowships with the Social Progress Imperative and with the Global Federation of Competitiveness Councils in Washington D.C..
He is a prolific author and his articles can be found on ResearchGate. He has authored/edited 10 books, with his latest work published in March 2017.
Mark consults in the area of Corporate Sustainability and Competitiveness worldwide, including Board of Directors, Communities and National Governments. He has advised the President of the European Parliament, Martin Schulz, on the systemic nature of the EU crisis. He is member of the Circular Economy Initiative at the World Economic Forum, where he has also served as a cross-theme contributor to the World Economic Forum’s reports on Innovation Driven Entrepreneurship and Collaborative Innovation in Europe.
He was named one of the emerging tomorrow's thought leaders most likely to reinvent capitalism by Thinkers50, the world’s premier ranking of management thinkers and inducted into the "Radar" of the 30 most influential thinkers, on the rise.
He holds a Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts in Social Sciences from the University of Turin in Italy and a PhD in Business and Economics from the International School of Management in Paris, in joint program with St. John University in New York. Mark is an Executive Doctorate of Business Administration candidate at the Ecole des Ponts Paris Tech, where he is expected to graduate in 2017-18.