Mattias Nordqvist, professor in business administration at JIBS, is ranked first in Europe.
The ranking concerns individual researchers in the field of family business research. Mattias is also director of CeFEO (Centre for Family Enterprise and Ownership) and not only is he the best in Europe but also ranked among the top 15 researchers in the field of family businesses worldwide.
JIBS and CeFEO are ranked first in Europe and third worldwide when it comes to productivity and quality of research on family businesses.
The ranking is based on scientific articles published between 2001and 2009 and is measured through the impact factor of the periodical where the research has been published.
(Smyrnios, Poutziouris & Goel 2013)