European Executive MBA ESCP Europe faculty member Dr. Robert Piret introduces listeners to the very controversial subject of the Cognitive Neurosciences. What impact do they have on Business Management?
Robert Piret holds a Ph.D. in Management, concentration in Strategy and Organization from the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA). Hes also a graduate from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) with a MBA - Concentration in Finance - and a MS in Chemical Engineering. He previously obtained a BA Applied Mathematics from Brown University.
Associate Professor at ESCP Europe, Dr. Piret has lectured extensively on both continents in the areas of Strategy, Organization, International Management, Corporate Development and Entrepreneurship, Finance and Venture Capital, New Product Development, and Motion Picture and TV Production and Management. He was previously a professor at the Institut dEtudes Politiques de Paris (Sciences Po).
In addition, Dr. Piret has over 20 years of experience as a management consultant in the U.S. and in Europe, specializing in strategic and organizational issues in technology-intensive areas, including the telecommunications, computer software and hardware, life sciences, automotive, materials, chemicals, petroleum and petrochemical, energy and environmental industries, as well as in information-intensive areas, including the media and audiovisual industries. Dr. Piret has also been actively engaged in advising and coaching entrepreneurial and intrapreneurial ventures, primarily in the hi-tech and life sciences areas.
While Managing Director at Newbury, Piret & Company, Inc., (Boston, MA), an investment bank specializing in Mergers, Acquisitions, and Financing in technology industries, Dr. Piret was involved in corporate financings and acquisitions in the US and Europe. http://www.escpeurope.eu/nc/faculty-research/the-escp-europe-faculty/professor/name/piret/-/biography/