Manuel Escudero has a Ph.D.and M. Sc.. He is currenly a Special Adviser, United Nations Global Compact Head, Secretariat of the Principles for Responsible Management Education Executive Director, Research Center for the Global Compact, The Levin Institute Senior Fellow, The Levin Institute.
Manuel Escudero is a member of the Board of Deusto Business School and Director of its Global Center for Sustainable Business, a think tank that specializes on issues related to corporate sustainability (ESG issues and sustainability-oriented innovation) and global sustainability (the promotion of the SDGs). He is the founding father of the Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME) initiative and has been head of its Secretariat of since its inception in 2007. He was previously the Executive Director of the Research Center for the Global Compact at the Levin Institute in the State University of New York (SUNY) and the Head of Networks at the United Nation Global Compact. He holds a BSc from the University of Deusto and an MSc and PhD from the London School of Economics and Political Sciences.