Ana Elisa Iglesias

Assistant Professor

Office location: GW 1 - Room 650
Phone: 504.865.5046


Dr. Ana Iglesias holds a PhD in business administration from Georgia State University, an MBA from Mackenzie University and a BS in Computer Science from Paulista University, Brazil.

Her research interests include competitive dynamics and multimarket competition, strategic decision making under conditions of adversity and ambiguity, and top management teams. Her dissertation paper was nominated for the Strategic Management Society Best Conference Paper Award in 2008 and her dissertation was a finalist for the INFORMS (Institute for the Operations Research and Management Science) Dissertation Competition in 2009. She is a member of the Academy of Management and the Strategic Management Society.

Before joining the academia, Professor Iglesias had enjoyed a long and successful IT career that included an early stint in computer graphics and leadership roles at consulting firms and multinational companies such as Dresdner Bank.