María Helena Jaén

María Helena Jaén

Distinguished Chair Professor and Academic Director, Observatorio SCALA, Universidad de los Andes School of Management

María Helena Jaén, PhD. in Development Studies from the Universidad Central de Venezuela, is a Distinguished Chair Professor at the Universidad de los Andes School of Management, Colombia. She has previously been Professor, Dean and Vice President of IESA, Venezuela. She was Visiting Scholar at the HBS and Harvard University’s DRCLAS (2012 - 2013). Her research focuses on leadership, corporate ethics and responsibility, change management, and management education. She has written and collaborated in books, teaching cases and articles for the SEKN network and the Journal of Business Research, Management Decision, ARLA and Debates IESA. She has presented at international conferences for AACSB, CLADEA and BALAS. She has been a consultant for multilateral organizations such as the World Bank, PAHO, USAID, UNDP and UNICEF.


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