Jorge Calvo

Jorge Calvo

Marketing and Strategy
PhD Management and Business Administration, Abat Oliba CEU Barcelona University
MS Advanced Studies Economics & Business, Faculty of Economics & Business Sciences, Abat Oliba CEU Barcelona University


Jorge Calvo is a professor-researcher, author, and strategy advisor with 35 years of corporate experience as a former Executive Officer at Roland Digital Group Corporation Japan, President Global SCM Division HQ, and President & CEO in EMEA. His experience spans the fields of digital transformation, global operations management, global supply chain management, organizational change development, business strategy development, disruptive innovation, and AI and Robotics business autonomation strategy within the digital industry. He has received several awards for his contributions to the industries in which he has developed his career.

Jorge holds a PhD, MBA, and MSc in Business Research in addition to diplomas and certifications from HBS and MIT in general management, digital transformation, AI strategy, business case teaching etc. A passionate lifelong learner, Jorge continues to learn every day as if it were day one.

In addition, Jorge serves as an Affiliate Professor of Strategy and General Management, Executive-in-residence, and Academic Director of Artificial Intelligence Business Strategy programs at ESADE Business School, Barcelona. He is a Board Director and member of the Japan Operations Management & Strategy Association and a member of the innovation advisory board of the Catalonian Economists Association, Barcelona 4.0 think-tank, and several other academic and social associations. He is also an active keynote speaker on Strategy, AI & Digital Transformation, and Leadership. Among other books, he is author of business-academic best sellers such as Journey of the Future Enterprise: How to Compete in the Age of Moonshot Leadership and Exponential Organizations which was translated into Japanese in 2022.

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