In her research, she investigates private governance and sustainability, with a particular focus on work practices, managerial systems, and organizational change. Her work focuses on how transnational demands for more socially and environmentally responsible practices are mediated in local sites of action-often in, but not limited to, developing countries. At Esade, Maja teaches courses on strategies and leadership for sustainable business. Her professional experience is in strategy consulting with McKinsey and in organizational development, where she worked with Fortune 100 and start-up companies. Maja holds a Master in Political Science from the University of Münster in Germany, a Master in Public Administration from the Harvard Kennedy School of Government, and a PhD in Management from the MIT Sloan School of Management.