Alvaro Gonzalez-Alorda is co-founder and partner of emergap, a consulting firm specialized in innovation in emerging markets. He is a professor at ISEM Fashion Business School, an associate professor at Instituto de Empresa and a visiting professor at INALDE, ESE and IEEM, among other business schools. Álvaro González-Alorda studied at the University of Navarra and at IESE Business School, and completed a period of research at Harvard Business School.
He is a specialist in innovation and in change management. Alvaro Gonzalez-Alorda has collaborated with more than 100 companies in 20 countries. In addition to his consulting activity and his lecturing, he is an international speaker. He is the author of the books “The next 30 years” (Alienta, 2010) and “The Talking Manager” (Alienta 2011).
As a speaker, consultant or facilitator of management teams, Alvaro Gonzalez-Alorda has worked with more than 70 companies in 12 countries and more recently he has focused his research on innovation, and his activityon addressing business transformation processes through redesign business model. In addition, Álvaro González-Alorda specializes in applied innovation to marketing, Customer Management and Retail.
In his seminars and lectures, Alvaro Gonzalez-Alorda addresses innovation inspirational tone and a practical approach, based on his international consulting experience. He also offers tips and methods to transform the company and deploy a collaborative culture that turns into the unit itself on the lever to improve the current business model and to design new business models.
His staging as speaker is described as “inspiring” and “brilliant” and highlights their ability to connect with the audience, using presentations “elegant and visually stunning.”