This is a special photo – it brings back many memories from the past. The person sitting next to me is Adolf Vilanova, who recently returned to ESADE for a special occasion: We wanted to see him again to thank him personally for his invaluable contribution to our institution over so many years.
Adolf Vilanova joined ESADE in the early seventies. He was a very generous and dedicated professor, and also a very innovative thinker. I’m sure his teachings inspired many of our students in the classroom during his more than 30 years at ESADE. Adolf set the basis of an innovative family business model, which has been taught in our classrooms since 1985, when he first introduced it to a group of 5th-year undergraduates. Read the rest of this entry »