Jordi Vives Gabriel Jordi Vives Gabriel ist Doktorand und wissenschaftlicher Assistent am Institut für Wirtschaftsethik. Jordi (1983) is a PhD candidate in International Management at the University of St Gallen under supervision of Prof. Dr. Florian Wettstein. He holds a Bachelor and a Master in Business Administration by ESADE Business School and a Master of Research in Political and Social Science at Pompeu Fabra University. Jordi Vives research focuses on the following fields: multinational corporations and their Human Rights duties and responsibilities, the political role and impact of transnational businesses on democracy in the context of a globalizing world and general business ethics and political theory. Since 2009, Jordi has collaborated regularly with the Institute for Social Innovation at ESADE as researcher and assistant lecturer on CSR and sustainability topics. On January 2012, Jordi joined the IWE team. On February 2012 Jordi was awarded a three years PhD Fellowship by the Oikos Foundation where he is responsible for the Oikos Case Writing Competition. He is also member of the Transatlantic Doctoral Academy on CSR (TADA). Jordi writes regularly at the Next Billion en Español blog. Before engaging into academia Jordi gained relevant professional experience at Deloitte and Touch and Hewlett Packard corporation.