Céline Abecassis-Moedas holds a PhD in Management from École Polytechnique, Paris and an MA in Management (Université Paris Dauphine). She is a graduate from École Normale Supérieure de Cachan and La Sorbonne in Economics and Management. She is Dean for Executive Education, founder and Academic Director of the Center for Technological Innovation and Entrepreneurship, and Associate Professor in Strategy and Innovation Management at CATÓLICA-LISBON. Affiliate Professor at ESCP-Europe, where she is the Academic Director of Lectra Chair "Fashion and Technology". She is non-executive director of CTT and José de Mello Saude. Céline Abecassis-Moedas was Assistant Professor at the Centre for Business Management at Queen Mary-University of London and she worked in Business Development at Lectra in New York and as a Consultant at AT Kearney in London.