Adjunct professor Leif Edvinsson is the world’s leading expert on Intellectual Capital (IC). As former Vice President and the world’s first Corporate Director of Intellectual Capital at Skandia, Stockholm, Sweden, Leif has been a key contributor to the theories behind IC. He initiated the creation of the world’s first corporate Intellectual Capital Annual Report. In 1996 he received awards both from the American Productivity and Quality Center (APQC), as well as from Business Intelligence, UK, for his pioneering work on IC. Before that, Leif worked as Senior Vice President for training and development of S-E Banken, Stockholm, and President and Chairman of Consultus AB, a Stockholm-based consulting company.