Fernanda Torre

"This is our time, the challenges we all face require collaboration, innovation, and future thinking, towards equality and a sustainable planet"

Fernanda Torre is a visiting teacher at the Stockholm School of Economics where she lectures in the MBA program and is affiliated with the House of Innovation. The director of the Design Thinking program and co-director of the course in the Stockholm School of Entrepreneurship and is an Industry Leader for Design at Hyper Island. With a background in graphic design (Red Dot Design award 2014) and experience in design (Beam me up, Scotty! Award 2013), she has made her way into innovation management (Stora Enso Innovation Award for Intelligent Packaging 2016). Experienced in the most diverse sectors such as renewable materials & manufacturing in resilience thinking and sustainable leadership, gendered medical innovations and entrepreneurship in creative industries. A co-author of the book “AI Leadership for Boards – The Future of Corporate Governance”, part of the Vinnova-funded project 4Boards.ai, aims to support corporate boards in governing AI towards innovation and sustainability. Fernanda has an MBA from SSE, an MFA in Experience Design from Konstfack, and a Bachelor of Arts in Graphic Design from Porto University. A board member of Innovationsledarna and a Swedish Expert in the international group for the development of an ISO standard on Innovation Management. She is also a founding member of the Speculative Futures Chapter in Stockholm.