Professor Dr. Santiago de Iñiguez Onzoño, IE Business School
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Santiago Iñiguez de Onzoño studied at Madrid’s Complutense University and Oxford University. He is a Doctor of Law and holds an MBA from IE Business School where he has been Dean since 2004. He is also President of IE University since 2010.
Iñiguez has spent 20 years working in higher education. He has worked as a management consultant and has played an active role in the field of quality control and the development of management education in Europe. He is the Chairman of GFME (Global Forum for Management Education) and a member of the International Advisory Board of AMBA (Association of MBAs, UK); the European Advisory Council of AACSB International; and the Awarding Body of EQUIS (European Quality System). He also serves on the boards of CENTRUM (Universidad Católica, Perú); Antai Business School (Jiao Tong University, China); and Renmin University Business School (China). He has been described by the Financial Times as: “One of the most significant figures in promoting European business schools internationally.” Iñiguez is also President of the IE Fund in the United States.
Iñiguez is co-editor of a blog focused on management education (www.deanstalk.net). He has published a number of articles and case studies on business management and is the author and co-author of articles on moral philosophy and management education. As a professor of strategic management and expert in management education, Iñiguez regularly speaks at international conferences and frequently contributes to journals and media worldwide.