Florencio López de Silanes

Professor of Finance and Law, EDHEC

López de Silanes is one of the world's five most cited academics on business and economics topics. A co-author of the LLSV index, he taught at Harvard, Yale and the University of Amsterdam before moving to EDHEC Grande Ecole in France. He is also a research associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research and a member of the Academic Board of the Fraser Institute. In 2003, the World Economic Forum’s Management Board selected him as one of the 100 young outstanding international leaders for business and society.