Head of the Economics Department, IDE Business School. Ecuador.

Lead expert on the Future of Wealth.

Julio Prado is Professor of National Competitiveness & Managerial Economics, Research Director and Head of the Economics Department at the IDE Business School in Ecuador. He is also a teaching fellow and member of the “Microeconomics of Competitiveness” network at Harvard Business School. He gained his PhD in Management and Economics from Lancaster University Management School and, beyond IDE, is also a consultant to the Ecuadorian Government on projects related to competitiveness and industry analysis. He was recognized by “America Economía” magazine as one of the best lecturers in Latin-American business schools in 2012.