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Executive Committee

Members of the Executive Committee include regional representatives and appointed chairs with specific responsibilities. If you would like to participate and collaborate with us, please don't hesitate to contact our President, Prof. Urbi Garay at urbi.garay@iesa.edu.ve, or just contact any of the members of the Executive Committee!

Urbi Garay
IESA, Venezuela

Past President
Sergio Olavarrieta
University of Chile FEN, Chile

Executive Director
Yvonne Huertas
University of Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico


Dennis Lopez

University of Texas at San Antonio, United States

Academic Chair  
John Rosso
ICESI, Colombia

Doctoral Consortium Chair
Jose Antonio Robles
ESAN University, Peru

LAJM Chair
Ricardo Buitrago
EGADE Business School, Mexico

Teaching Cases Chair

Niels Ketelhohn
INCAE Business School, Costa Rica

Communication Chair
Nestor U. Salcedo
ESAN University, Peru
ESADE Business School, Spain

Regional Representatives

Europe Rep 
Lourdes Casanova
Cornell University, United States

US/Canada Rep 
Christopher Robertson
Northeastern University, United States

Mexico Rep
José Ernesto Amorós
EGADE Business School, Mexico

Central America and Caribbean Rep
Camille Villafañe
University of Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico

Northern South America Rep
Virginia Lasio
ESPAE Graduate Business School, Ecuador

Southern South America Rep
Viviana Fernández
Adolfo Ibáñez University, Chile

Brazil Rep 
Richard Saito
Fundação Getúlio Vargas, 
Esc. Administração de Empresas São Paulo, Brazil

Rep at Large
Jannine Poletti-Hughes
University of Liverpool, U.K.

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