Nuno Fernandes

Nuno Fernandes is professor of finance at IESE Business School. He is also the chairman of the board of auditors of the Portuguese Central Bank (Banco de Portugal), non-executive (member of audit committee) at the European Investment Bank, and a research associate of the European Corporate Governance Institute.

Latest Articles by Nuno Fernandes

  1. General Electric logo on a GE aviation facility in Cincinnati

    17 December, 2021

    What the decline of General Electric can teach us about M&As

    GE has been pursuing M&As for over 20 years—with disastrous outcomes. A closer look reveals obvious governance failures.

  1. M&A, mergers and acquisitions

    8 June, 2020

    How failed M&A can destroy a director’s credibility

    Mergers and acquisitions (M&As) are some of the most challenging and risky endeavours board members encounter—so make sure you know the pitfalls.