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Joan Fontrodona is professor and director of the Business Ethics Department at IESE Business School, as well as the director of the Center for Business in Society (CBS). He holds the CaixaBank Chair of Sustainability and Social Impact.
Currently, he is member of the ABIS Board (The Academy of Business and Society) and member of the Executive Committee of the Spanish United Nations Global Compact. He also is a member of the commission for Social Responsibility of the Board of Auditors and Censors of Catalonia and of the Deontological Commission of FENIN. He was President of EBEN-Spain (the Spanish branch of the European Business Ethics Network) as well as of the Board Committee of Foretica, in representation of individual members.
He is the IESE representative at the Global Compact of the United Nations and at the UN Principles for Responsible Management Education.
Professor Fontrodona has written and collaborated in several books on Business Ethics, and was a guest editor of several special issues of scientific journals, such as Business Ethics Quarterly, Journal of Business Ethics and Business Ethics: European Review. He also is a member of advisory and editorial boards in media and publications related to Business Ethics and Social Responsibility.
Professor Fontrodona served as Academic Leader of STI’s Can Benevolence Change the World? Experts Meeting.