Professor Ilian Mihov was appointed Dean of INSEAD on 1 October 2013. He is concurrently the Rausing Chaired Professor of Economic and Business Transformation. His expertise is in macroeconomics with a focus on monetary policy, fiscal policy and economic growth.
He is a fellow at the Center for Economic Policy Research and vice president of the Asian Bureau of Finance and Economic Research. Currently he is a board member of the Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB), the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), Singapore American School (SAS) and other advisory boards. He was a member of the scientific committee of the Banque de France’s Research Foundation, the advisory board of the Bulgarian National Bank, and the World Economic Forum’s Global Agenda Council on Fiscal Crises.
He holds a PhD from Princeton University and a BSc in business administration from the Moore School of Business at the University of South Carolina where, in 2006, he was recognised as a Distinguished Young Alumnus. At INSEAD he has been recognised several times with the Outstanding Teacher Award. In 2018, he won the UN Women (Singapore Chapter) HeForShe Leader Award for his outstanding service and contributions towards gender equality at INSEAD. In 2020, he was also appointed Chair of the Board at Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME), a UN Global Compact initiative.