IESE Business School
Antonio Dávila is professor of entrepreneurship and accounting and control and holder of the Seat Chair of Innovation. From 1999 to 2006, he was part of the faculty at Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business, where he still teaches periodically. He has also been visiting professor at Harvard Business School in 2013, 2014, 2016 and 2018.
His teaching and research interests focus on the growth of startups, innovation management, sports management and management control.
Professor Dávila is co-author of Landscape Monitor (2017), The Innovation Paradox (2014), Making Innovation Work: How to Manage It, Measure It, and Profit from It (2006) and Performance Measurement and Management Control Systems to Implement Strategy (2000). He has also co-authored the textbook on cost and control management Malea Fashion District (2018). He has contributed several book chapters and published various research articles in academic journals including The Accounting Review, Academy of Management Journal, Accounting Organizations and Society, Journal of Accounting and Economics, Research Policy, California Management Review and Harvard Business Review. He is also a prolific author of cases. And a member of the editorial boards of The Journal of Management Accounting Research, European Accounting Journal, Accounting Review, Management Accounting Research and Sports Business Management.