Prof. Suarez is the Jean C. Tempel Professor of Entrepreneurship and Innovation at the D’Amore-McKim School of Business, Northeastern University. Prior to this, he was at Boston University, where he founded the Strategy...  More >


Prof. Suarez is a frequent and highly-rated instructor and leader of strategic workshops and executive education sessions for corporate clients around the world.  More >

Fernando's publications are evidence of a cohesive body of work that tackles "big questions” in management. He strives to publish in highly respected scholarly journals, and to disseminate his findings in top practitioner-oriented outlets.  More >

Firms & Startups

Fernando's research and teaching benefits from his extensive first-hand business experience through his activities as a start-up founder, early investor, or member of boards of directors of established companies. In addition, he has been an institutional entrepreneur, having founded an MBA program and an academic departmentMore >

Fernando's research revolves around the determinants of firm performance along the different stages of an industry life cycle. He studies primarily high-technology sectors, particularly telecoms, computers, and software.  More >


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