Giovanni Valentini

IESE Business School

Professor of Strategic Management


Giovanni Valentini is professor in the Strategic Management Department and Director of the PhD Program. Most of his research has tried to contribute to a better understanding of how firms can combine internal and external knowledge to gain competitive advantage through technological innovation and growth. His work has been published in journals such as Journal of International Business Studies, Organization Science, Research Policy, and Strategic Management Journal. He is co-editor of Industrial and Corporate Change.