Luisa Fernandez


Maria Luisa is Researcher at Vlerick Business School where she contributes to the activities of the Energy Centre. She has taken the lead in diverse projects from exploring the impact of energy access initiatives in developing countries to analyzing the factors that influence the success of strategic alliances among electricity system operators. Currently she is diving into nonmarket strategy and corporate affairs. 
Additionally, Maria Luisa has five years of experience in corporate communications. During her professional path she has advised national and international companies in a communication agency in Latin America, guiding them through reputation and crisis management, M&A processes, stakeholder management and media training. Some of the industries she has worked with include financial services, FMCG, energy, construction and education.
Maria Luisa is a communication specialist with a Master in Business Administration (MBA) from Vlerick Business School.


Job Title : Researcher

Management Domain
People Management & Leadership


Expert in
Nonmarket Strategy
Corporate Affairs
Corporate Communication