Luisa Fernandez


Luisa is Researcher at Vlerick Business School where she contributes as a coordinator in the activities of the Centre for Excellence in Leading Adaptive Organisations ( and is the tutor of the Leadership Development course for the Online MBA.
Before joining the People Management & Leadership domain, Luisa was part of the Energy Centre, where she took the lead in diverse projects from exploring the impact of energy access initiatives in developing countries to analysing the factors that influence the success of strategic alliances among electricity system operators. She also dived into nonmarket strategy and corporate affairs.
Additionally, 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.
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