Paulo Lopes

BA, PhD

Lecturer, consultant and researcher.   Paolo holds a BA in Economics and PhD in Psychology from Yale University. At Católica-Lisbon School of Business and Economics, he teaches in executive education programs and The Lisbon MBA, and coordinates the Leading and Energizing Teams program.

His teaching and consulting work bridges three areas: leading and managing people; creativity and innovation; and change management. His research focuses on emotional intelligence in organizations, with implications for leadership development.

In the realm of consulting, he specializes in developing collective leadership and mobilizing all the intelligence, creativity and experience of small and large groups to address organizational challenges, fostering innovation and change. His research has been published in various international journals. In his earlier career, he worked in business, journalism, and documentary film, and was Senior Lecturer in Psychology at the University of Surrey in the UK.

Paulo Lopes