Ioannis Ioannou is Associate Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship at the London School of Economics. A strategy scholar, his research focuses on Sustainability and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). His academic work evolves around two main themes: a) understanding how the broader investment community perceives, evaluates and reacts to corporate engagement with, and integration of, environmental and social issues into strategy and b) understanding the multiple and multilevel factors that may affect the corporate decision to adopt environmentally and socially responsible strategies.
Dr. Ioannou regularly publishes in top-tier peer-reviewed academic journals including the Strategic Management Journal, Academy of Management Review, Management Science, Organization Science, The Accounting Review and the Journal of International Business Studies and his work is widely cited. He is currently a member of the Editorial Board of the Strategic Management Journal, where he received an Outstanding Editorial Board Member Award for his service. He is also a Senior Editor for Organization & Environment. He is also a frequent contributor to articles in the popular and managerial press including outlets such as the Financial Times, Bloomberg, The Guardian, BBC, Le Monde, and Forbes.