International Advisory Board

The International Advisory Board provides the management and faculty of IE Business School with advice and guidance on key strategic activities and initiatives for international development. The members are distinguished, internationally renowned experts from the private and public sectors.
Profile - Guillermo de la Dehesa Guillermo de la Dehesa

Chairman of the International Advisory Board, IE Business School; Vice Chairman and member of the Executive Committee, Santander Group and Vice Chairman and independent director, Amadeus IT Holding

Profile - Kofi Appenteng Kofi Appenteng

Chairman of the Board, Ford Foundation; CEO, Africa America Institute

Profile - Anil Agarwal Anil Agarwal

President, Cosmos Group

Profile - Ismail Ahmed Ismail Ahmed

Managing Director, Gulf Medical

Profile - Carlos Añaños Carlos Añaños

Director, Aje Group

Profile - Emilio Azcárraga Emilio Azcárraga

Chairman of the Administration Board, Televisa Group México

Profile - Marijo Bos Marijo Bos

Founder-President, Bos Advisors

Profile - Michelle Caruso-Cabrera Michelle Caruso-Cabrera

Contributor, CNBC; Member of the Board of Director, The Beneficient Company Group

Profile - Federico Castellanos Federico Castellanos

Former Vice President of Human Resources Global Sales and Distribution, IBM Corporation

Profile - Rene Dahan  Rene Dahan

Former Vice Chairman, Exxon Mobile Corporation

Profile - Valentin Díez Morodo Valentin Díez Morodo

President, Instituto Mexicano para la Competitividad

Profile - Carl H. Hahn Carl H. Hahn

Chairman Emeritus of the Board, Volkswagen

Profile - Mary Jo Jacobi Mary Jo Jacobi

Managing Director, Mary Jo Jacobi Consulting LLC; Non-executive Director, The Weir Group PLC and Mulvaney Capital Management LLC

Profile - Julie T. Katzman Julie T. Katzman

Former Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Inter-American Development Bank

Profile - Angelica Kohlmann Angelica Kohlmann

Chairman and CEO, Kohlmann & Co AG; Chairman of Advisory Board, Global Peter Drucker Forum; Board Member, Lonza Group; Advisory Board Member, UBS Unique

Profile - Maria Tereza Leme Fleury Maria Tereza Leme Fleury

Dean, Escola de Administração de Empresas de São Paulo da Fundação Getulio Vargas (FGV-EAESP); Professor, FEA-USP (Faculdade de Administração, Economia e Contabilidade – USP)

Profile - Uni Zulfiani Lubis Uni Zulfiani Lubis

Editor in Chief, IDN Times

Profile - Margarita Mathiopoulos Margarita Mathiopoulos

Founder and CEO, ASPIDE Berlin / Hong Kong / Washington; Professor of US-Foreign Policy and International Security, University of Potsdam

Profile - Usha Prashar Usha Prashar

Member of the House of Lords, Parliament of the United Kingdom

Profile - Marianne C. Toldalagi Marianne C. Toldalagi

Co-founder, Business Technology Associates

Profile - Giuseppe Tringali Giuseppe Tringali

Vice President, Mediaset España

Profile - Martin Varsavsky Martin Varsavsky


Profile - Kwee Wei Lin Kwee Wei Lin

Head of Hotels, Pontiac Land Group

Profile - Zhihong Yi Zhihong Yi

Vice President, Renmin University of China


Ana de la Cruz, Head of Institutional Relations IE