Professor, IE Business School (Madrid)
Julio O. De Castro is Professor and chair of Entrepreneurship at IE Business School, in Madrid, Spain, and has been the Lewis family distinguished professor of global management at Babson College, and associate professor of Strategy and Organization Management at the University of Colorado at Boulder. He received his PhD from the University of South Carolina. His research deals with firm strategy and entrepreneurship, and uses a firm’s perspective to examine informal businesses, product piracy, knowledge management, and the characteristics of the process of entrepreneurship. his work has been published in such Journals as the Academy of Management Journal, Academy of Management Review, Journal of Management Studies, the Journal of International Business Studies, the Journal of Business Venturing, and Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, the Journal of High Technology Management Research, among others.