Marc Grau i Grau

EDUCATION
2009‐2015 PhD in Social Policy
University of Edinburgh. Edinburgh, Scotland
2008‐2009 Master in Political and Social Sciences
Universitat Pompeu Fabra. Barcelona, Spain
1999‐2004 BA and MBA in Business Administration
ESADE Business School. Barcelona, Spain.
(Lic&MBA – 5 years Program)

ACADEMIC POSITIONS
2014‐Today
Research Assistant. Universitat Internacional de Catalunya
2008‐2013
Research Assistant. IESE Business School. Barcelona, Spain
International Center for Work and Family
2008-2009
Research Assistant. Research Assistant. Universitat Pompeu Fabra
Department of Political and Social Science.

BUSINESS EXPERIENCE
2006‐2008 Purchasing Manager. Henkel Ibérica S.A. Barcelona, Spain
Global Forklift Category Leader
- To Analyze Global Forklift portfolio of expenditures, identify and prioritize.
- To implement the 2 new suppliers worldwide in more than 70 factories
Western European Travel Manager
-To implement the new selfbookingtool to the Region
-European negotiations with airlines and hotels and to implement the new travel policy.
Budget: €49 million. Team: 8 travel managers/4 purchasing managers.
2004‐2005 Assistant Purchasing Manager. Henkel SpA. Milano, Italy
2004 Southern Europe Finance Director Support. General Electric. Barcelona, Spain

PUBLICED PUBLICATIONS
Grau i Grau, M. (2010): “Spain – Statistical Profile”, Country Statistical Profile no. 19, The Sloan Centre on Aging and Work at Boston College.
Chinchilla, N., León, C., Hernández, M. and Grau, M. (2009). Experiències en Organització del Temps de Treball a les Empreses de Catalunya. [Experience in Organization of Working Time in Companies of Catalonia] Government of Catalonia. Dipòsit Legal B‐24.895‐2009.

WORK IN PROGRESS
“Guía de Buenas Prácticas de la Empresa Flexible”. [Guide of Best Practices of Flexible Companies] with N. Chinchilla, C. León, in preparation with Comunidad de Madrid.
“Work‐Family Balance in Latin America. Conclusions IFREI 2007‐2008” with C. León
“Quality Time with Children: The Cases of France, Spain and Sweden”
“The Evolution of Family Policies in Spain and France: Factors determining Different Approaches”

CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS
XVII ISA World Congress of Sociology. Track: Men, Work and Parenting. July 12th‐17th, 2010. Göteborg, Sweden.
32nd Annual Meeting of the International Association for Time Use Research. Track: Parenting. Sciences Po, July 7th‐10th, 2010. Paris, France.
III International Conference of Work and Family: “Harmonizing Work, Family and Personal Life in Times of Crisis”. July 6‐8, 2009. Barcelona, Spain

FELLOWSHIPS AND AWARDS
EDACwowe Travel Fund Grant (2010)
IESE Graduate Grant (2008‐2010)
Winner of ESADE‐Microsoft Award for the best transactional website (2001)
Finalist. CIRIT‐Catalonian Government forthe project: Welcome to the new commerce (1999)

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