Bio: Ignacio de la Vega is Associate Provost of Academic Affairs, Faculty & Internationalization at Tecnológico de Monterrey.
Dr. de la Vega and his team have implemented a bold internationalization strategy to increase the global reach, recognition, and development of Tecnológico de Monterrey’s business schools. This includes the university’s first-ever undergraduate degree program to be taught fully in English, a bachelor’s in global business; along with three master’s-level programs; the launch of a global admissions campaign; the recruitment of 25 international research professors; and the expansion of international joint-degree offerings with partner institutions on five continents.
Dr. de la Vega’s career as an educator spans over three decades, extending across both the public and private sectors. Prior to taking on his current position, he served as Dean of Tecnológico de Monterrey’s undergraduate and graduate business schools, Chief Learning Officer for the global bank BBVA, and Chair of IE Business School’s International Center for Entrepreneurship and Ventures Development, which he founded in 1998.
Ignacio de la Vega is an Honorary Fellow of the Academy of International Business as the recipient of the 2021 AIB Fellows International Educator of the Year Award.
Last Updated: August 2021