Dr. Mark Esposito is a co-founder of Nexus FrontierTech, a leading global firm providing AI solutions to a variety of clients across industries, sectors, and regions. In 2016, he was listed on the Radar of Thinkers50 as one of the thirty most prominent business thinkers on the rise, globally.
Mark is an IE Adjunct Professor and teaches in the Global Advanced Management Program at IE Business School. He is a Professor of Business & Economics at Hult International Business School as well as member of the faculty at Harvard University’s Division of Continuing Education, where he teaches Business, Government, and Society as well as Economic Strategy and Competitiveness, and serves as Institutes Council Co-Leader at the Microeconomics of Competitiveness program (MOC) at the Institute of Strategy and Competitiveness at Harvard Business School.
He holds fellowships with Judge Business School in the UK, as part of the Circular Economy Center, as well as with the Mohammed Bin Rashid School of Government in Dubai.
Mark has been appointed as a global expert for the Fourth Industrial Revolution at World Economic Forum, where he contributed to five cross-disciplinary reports and worked with the Forum on Accelerating the Circular Economy as well as in the Future of Production. His next project with the WEF will be on Globalization 4.0 and the global architecture of policy in the new nascent world order.
He is a prolific author, and his articles can be found on ResearchGate.
He has authored and co-authored eleven books.
Mark is the co-author of the best seller Understanding How the Future Unfolds: Using DRIVE to Harness the Power of Today’s Megatrends. The framework contained therein was nominated for the CK Prahalad Breakthrough Idea Award by Thinkers50, the most prestigious award in business thought leadership. The DRIVE framework has also led Chartered Management Institute’s own magazine, Professional Manager in the UK, to name Mark as one of the eighteen new voices in 2018 that reshape management and leadership. He obtained his PhD from the International School of Management in Paris/New York and his second doctoral degree from Ecole des Ponts Paris Tech, one of France’s oldest and most prestigious Grande Ecoles. He is fluent in six languages, and in his nonacademic life, he holds the rank of Master Instructor, Black Belt IV Dan, at the International Budo Institute in Canada.