Estibaliz Hernández Eleno

Estibaliz Hernández Eleno

Researcher, Mondragon University, San Sebastián

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She is researcher at Mondragon Innovation & Knowledge – MIK, the research center for organizational management of Mondragon Corporation, the biggest cooperative business corporation in the w and she is also the Director of the Degree in Business Administration at the Faculty of Business of Mondragon University (Basque Country, Spain), where she is also a lecturer. Both MIK and the University of Mondragon are part of the Mondragon Corporation, a leading Spanish business group, integrated by 250 business cooperatives with presence in 41 countries that employs more than 80.000 people.

Her research has been mainly conducted in the field of innovation, entrepreneurship, new business model generation and knowledge management. She is a PhDc in the domain of User Driven Innovation in Service Industries, and holds a degree in Business Administration from the University of Deusto (Spain) and the Hoge Hotelschool Maastricht (Holland) and an MBA Master from the University of Mondragon (Spain).

She speaks fluent English (Cambridge Advanced) and French, some notions of German (B1) and is a native speaker of Spanish and Basque.