Gonzalo Garland is Vice President for External Relations at IE University in Madrid, Spain, where he is also a member of the Executive Committee. Prior to this he was Director General of International Relations, Vice Dean for Faculty, and Director of the Economics Department. He studied economics at Universidad del Pacifico in Lima, Peru, and at the Universities of Stanford and Pennsylvania in the
United States.
At present, he combines his management responsibilities with teaching courses on Managerial Economics, Economic Development and Country Economic Analysis.


• PhD Candidate in Economics. University of Pennsylvania, USA

• MA in Economics. Stanford University, USA

• Degree in Economics. Universidad del Pacífico, Lima (Peru)


• 2004 – Present: Director of External Relations, IE

• 1994 – Present: Professor of Economic Environment, IE

• 1994 – Present: Professor of Business in Emerging Markets, IE

• 2000 – 2004: Director of International Relations, IE

• 1996 – 2000: Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs, IE

• 1991 – 1994: Research Assistant to Professors Albert Ando and Lawrence Klein. University de Pennsylvania, Philadelphia (USA)

• 1984 – 1989: Research Associate, former Executive Director and Member of the Board of Directors. Development Analysis Group, Lima (Peru)

• 1984 – 1989: Professor of Economics. Universidad del Pacífico, Lima (Peru)


• 1989: Consultant, Prepared forecasts on employment and industrial production growth. Macroconsult, Lima (Peru)

• 1988: Member of the Board of Directors. Banco Industrial, Lima (Peru)

• 1987 – 1989: Consultant. UNESCO, Caracas (Venezuela)

• 1980 – 1982: Assistant Manager of Planning, Insurance and Control. Richard O. Custer S.A., Lima (Peru)