Graduated in Business Administration from the University of São Paulo (1989), Master in Business Administration from the University of São Paulo (1994), Master in Science and Technology Policy Studies from SPRU, Sussex University (1998) ) and post-doctorate fellow/visiting researcher at Simon Fraser University, Canada (2000). Professor and Deputy Director of FGV EAESP. In this same institution, he was Vice Coordinator of the academic Master's degree/Doctorate (2009), Coordinator of the Professional Master in International Management (2010-2012) and Coordinator of the Entrepreneurship Center (2010-2017). He worked for ten years as project manager at ANPEI - National Association of Research and Development of Innovative Companies. His main areas of interest are: entrepreneurship, technological innovation and strategy. He is the author of six books, 18 chapters of books, 44 articles published in national and international journals (RAE, RAUSP, RAC, International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management, among others) and has 59 papers presented at conferences and congresses in Brazil and abroad. He was a visiting professor at the Central University of Ecuador, the Xavier Institute of Management and Entrepreneurship in India, and in the Novancia Business School in France. Since 2009, he has been the leader in Entrepreneurship and Innovation at ENANPAD, the GCT Division. He has research projects funded by Brazilian (PRO-ADM / CAPES) and international institutions (VEWA/Belgium and Goldman Sachs Foundation). He is a member of the editorial board of six academic journals (RAE, RAI, Business Review, Journal of Operations and Supply Chain Management, REGEPE, Revista Brasiliense de Ciências Socias). He was the writer of articles for Folha de São Paulo newspaper in the 2012-2016 period, in which he signed a biweekly column on entrepreneurship.