BUSINESS ASSOCIATION 
OF LATIN AMERICAN
STUDIES

Executive Committee

Members of the Executive Committee include regional representatives and appointed chairs with specific responsibilities. 

BALAS 2019 Executive Commitee And Conference Chairs Directory

  • President – Sergio Olavarrieta, U. of Chile FEN, Chile
  • Past President – Victoria Jones, U. of California at Irvine
  • Academic Chair – Urbi Garay, IESA, Venezuela
  • Publications Chairs – Xavier Ordenana, ESPOL, Ecuador
  • Communications Chair – Camille Villafañe, U. of Puerto Rico
  • 2020 Conference Chair Ricardo Buitrago, U. of La Salle, Colombia
  • Treasurer – Dennis López, U. of Texas at San Antonio
  • Europe Rep – Lourdes Casanova, U of Cornell, Emerging Markets Institute
  • US/Canada Rep – Christopher Robertson, Northeastern University
  • Central America and Caribbean Rep – Niels Ketelhohn, INCAE Business School, Costa Rica
  • Mexico Rep – Raúl Fancisco Montalvo, EGADE Tec Monterrey, México
  • Brazil Rep – Richard SaitoFundação Getúlio Vargas, Esc. Administração de Empresas São Paulo, Brazil
  • Southern South America Rep – Christian Felzenstein, Massey University, New Zealand
  • Northern South America Rep – Maria Helena Jaen, Uniandes School of Management, Colombia
  • Doctoral Consortium Chair - Jose Antonio Robles, ESAN University, Perú
If you want to participate and collaborate contact the President, or any Executive Committee members with questions or suggestions!


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