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Manuel Muñiz is the Dean of the School of International Relations at IE University and Rafael del Pino Professor of Practice of Global Leadership.

He is also the founding director of IE’s Center for the Governance of Change, which studies the challenges posed to the public and private sectors by accelerated societal and technological change and proposes solutions and frameworks to manage these challenges. His research explores related issues, such as innovation and disruption, geopolitics, and processes of cooperation and integration in Europe.

Dr. Muñiz is a senior associate at Harvard’s Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs and a promoter of its Transatlantic Relations Initiative. He is also an elected member of the Alumni Board of Directors of the Kennedy School of Government. He is a recipient of the Trilateral Commission’s David Rockefeller Fellowship and the Atlantic Council’s Millennium Fellowship.

Dr. Muniz holds a JD from the Complutense University in Madrid, a PhD in international relations from the University of Oxford, an MSc in finance from the IEB, and a Master’s in public administration from the Kennedy School of Government. In 2016 Esglobal named him one of the 25 intellectuals who have most impacted our thinking about Iberian America.

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Appointed by Esglobal as one of the 25 intellectuals having the greatest impact on our thinking about Iberoamerica.

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