Isabel Sánchez is Director of Undergraduate Studies in Business Administration at IE University. She began her professional life in academia, working as an Assistant Professor at the University of Rochester, USA, and actively participating in the creation of the Universidad Carlos III of Madrid (Spain) as an Assistant Professor. She has held several positions in public administration, in regulatory agencies of the energy sector and in the Spanish national competition authority. There she has concentrated in the analysis of different regulatory policies in various sectors proposing recommendations for regulation improvement and focusing in competition advocacy. She also has experience in the design and implementation of policies for science, technology and innovation gained while she served as Head of Staff of the Secretary of State for Science and Technology of the first Ministry of Science and Technology in Spain, as a Board member of the CDTI and as a long term consultant in the World Bank in the Department of Private Sector Development and Energy for Latin America and the Caribbean. She is currently an independent member of the Board in ENAGAS, SA.