Every three out of four executives consider him as “the best Spanish management thinker”
Institute for International Research
Luis Huete holds a Law Degree, an MBA from IESE Business School, and a Doctorate in Business Administration from Boston University. He was a Fulbright Scholar and his dissertation on commercial banks’ services strategy was awarded by the Decision Science Institute Award as the best dissertation of the year in 1988. He has worked as a researcher at Harvard Business School developing scientific material and taking part in a research project sponsored by Bell Communications.
He has been a professor at IESE Business School since 1982 and has lectured in Harvard Business School’s Achieving Breakthrough Service and Advanced Management Programs. As a visiting lecturer, Luis regularly participates in advanced management programs at business schools such as ESMT (Germany), ISEM Fashion Business School (Spain), Timoney Leadership Institute (Ireland), and Deusto Business School (Spain) among many others. In addition, he collaborates with the corporate universities of Bupa (UK), ISS (Denmark), Omnicom (USA), OMG (UK), Telefonica (Spain), etc.
He is a frequent speaker at conferences and industry gatherings and has provided training and consulting services to the top executive teams of more than 700 companies in 70 countries, including more than half of the firms listed in Spain’s Ibex 35 stock market index.
Luis is Vice-chancellor of the International Academy of Management. He also serves on the Boards of companies such as Epikurean Resorts and Lifestyle in Thailand, Grupo Torrent and Altia in Spain. In addition, he belongs to the Advisory Board of Adizes Graduate School (USA) and Lid Publishing, and is a patron of the Modern Art Foundation NMAC and the Real Dreams Foundation. Luis previously was a Board member of Six Senses Resorts & Spas (Thailand), Ecointegral, Corporación Financiera Arco, PortAventura and Llanera in Spain.
Luis is the author of eleven management books, including Liderar para el bien Común (2015), Construye tu sueño (2006) and Servicios y Beneficios (1999). His articles are regularly published in business publications.