Teaching Professor
department: Management
Campus de Singapour
+33 (0)1 34 43 33 07
Financial Markets & Institutions – International Business – Marketing and Data Analytics
Professor Nestorovic holds a Ph.D from the Institute of Political Sciences in Paris. He teaches geopolitics and international marketing at the ESSEC Business school for more than 15 years, with a specific focus on Islamic Business and Management. Professor Nestorovic authored a book called “Marketing in an Islamic Environment” in 2007. A pioneer book at that time, it is translated so far in English, French and Italian. Based at the ESSEC Asia-Pacific campus in Singapore, he travels a lot in the region and in the Gulf because he is the academic co-director of the MBA at the Arabian Gulf University in Manama, Bahrain. He participates regularly to meetings dealing with Islamic Business such as the World Halal Forum in Kuala Lumpur, or the Kuala Lumpur Islamic Finance Forum. Prof Nestorovic is also one of the initiators and keynote speakers of the academic conferences devoted to Islamic Marketing and Branding such as the International Conference on Islamic Marketing and Branding in Kuala Lumpur and London or the Global Islamic Marketing Conference in Dubai and Abu Dhabi. Appearing frequently in print and electronic media, Prof Nestorovic works closely with companies on issues pending with Islamic markets. He has been awarded the title of “Professor of the Week” by The Financial Times in 2012 for his contribution to Lexicon on Islamic Finance. In 2013, Prof Nestorovic has been appointed Director of the ESSEC Executive MBA, Asia Pacific.


  • 1997: Doctorat in Geopolitics (Sciences Po Paris France)
  • 1997: DEA d’études Soviétiques et Est-Européennes (Sovietic and East-European Studies) (Sciences Po Paris France)
Other Academic Appointments
    • 2018 – 2021 : Academic Director of the MSc in Marketing Management and Digital (ESSEC Business School France)
    • 1960 – 1997 : Lecturer (EDHEC Business School France)
    • 1960 – 1997 : Lecturer (ISCID-CO France)
    • 1960 – Now : Lecturer (Audencia Business School France)
Full-time academic appointments
    • 2011 – Now : Teaching Professor (ESSEC Business School Singapore)
    • 2007 – 2011 : Associate Teaching Professor (ESSEC Business School Singapore)
    • 1997 – 2007 : Assistant Teaching Professor (ESSEC Business School Singapore)
Other appointments
    • 1960 – Now : President (Centre Européen de Management et Marketing France)


  • 2012 : “Professor of the Week” by The Financial Times for his contribution to Lexicon on Islamic Finance

Journal articles

Presentations at an Academic or Professional conference

Professional activities
  • Consulting
    • 1996 – 1996: Editor-in-chief of PECO Magazine
    • 1960 – Now: Ministère des Affaires Etrangères (Ministry of Foreign Affairs), Paris
    • 1960 – Now: TV: France 2, LCI
    • 1960 – Now: Radio : Radio-France, Radio-Télévision Canadienne
    • 1960 – Now: Companies: Pernod-Ricard, Valeo, Mazda, Scania, AGF, Tata.