Luis Filipe Lages

Luis Filipe Lages

Full Professor/Professor Catedrático, Nova School of Business and Economics


Luis Filipe Lages is Professor at Nova SBE, Portugal. He has a PhD from Warwick University (UK) and Post-Doc from MIT (USA) and Stanford University (USA). He has spent more than 20 years studying the practices and drawbacks of hundreds of projects in the fields of Problem-Solving, Value Creation and Innovation, International Business, Growth and Tech-Transfer.

During this time he has developed the www.ValueCreationWheel.com and the Lag-User Method that were tested across a wide range of firms, from award winning start-ups to Fortune 500 companies, from leading consultancy firms to worldwide exporters, from lab-projects to smart cities, from governments to not-for-profit organizations. Among others, his work was generously featured in the three editions (US, Asia, EU) of the Wall Street Journal, WSJ TV and Time magazine.