Professor Francisco Veloso
Imperial College London appointed internationally renowned innovation scholar Professor Francisco Veloso as Dean of the Business School in 2017.
Professor Veloso joined Imperial from the Católica Lisbon School of Business and Economics, Portugal’s leading business school, where he had served as Dean since 2012. Professor Veloso is a leading authority in innovation and entrepreneurship, whose research has focused on how firms and regions develop and leverage science and technology for economic growth.
His work has included studies into the development of Silicon Valley and into the innovation and scientific impact of developing nations. Click here for Professor Veloso’s academic profile.