Dr. Andrei Villarroel is professor of innovation management and executive consultant in the high-tech sector. He has been at the faculty of The Lisbon MBA, Católica-Lisbon School of Business & Economics, and is an international faculty fellow at MIT Sloan School of Management. His professional experience spans organizations in ICT, biotech, energy, finance, education, and international development. He is appointed professor at the Entrepreneurship Institute, School of Management Fribourg (Switzerland). He also teaches at HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management (Germany), IEDC Bled School of Management (Slovenia), and the University of Pennsylvania (USA). He was Swiss NSF Fellow at MIT and his research was recognized with three Best Papers at international conferences. He is co-author of the books “Leading Open Innovation” (MIT Press, 2013), “Business Model Innovation” (Oxford University Press, 2015). Dr. Villarroel served as keynote speaker for international organizations including EFMD, JEWC, CEEMAN.