Value innovation is the cornerstone of new market creation.
Fabian Salum is a professor and a researcher of competitive strategies with an emphasis in Business Models and innovation at FDC.
Fabian is currently pursuing a doctorate in Business Administration from Pontifícia Universidade Católica de Minas Gerais (Brazil) and Visiting Scholar at INSEAD (France), holds an M.Sc. in Business Administration from Fundação Pedro Leopoldo (Brazil) and a B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering from Pontifícia Universidade Católica de Minas Gerais (Brazil). Professor Salum teaches at open enrollment and custom programs, and corporate partnership programs at FDC. He has already developed programs in organizations such as Andrade Gutierrez, Freudenberg, Amanco, Unimed, Biorigin, TV Globo, Bemis, Algar, Coca-Cola, Invepar, Electrolux, Petrobrás, Souza Cruz, among others. He is a former faculty member of Fundação Getúlio Vargas and IBMEC. As a consultant, he has worked in different areas worldwide. He has been a team manager at the Corporate University of Fiat Group and held executive positions at companies such Toshiba, Unilever, Lear Corporation, Fiat, and Votorantim. At FDC, professor Salum was the executive manager of the Sustainable Growth Partnership (PCS), manager of the Center for Reference in Innovation (CRI Minas), and technical coordinator of the program Partners for Excellence (PAEX).