Jaime Alonso GómezDean
- PhD, The Wharton School, Applied Economics & Managerial Science
- MS, University of Waterloo, Systems Design
- BS, Monterrey Tech, Industrial Engineering
Areas of ExpertiseInternational Business, Management
SummaryJaime Alonso Gómez, dean of the School of Business Administration at the University of San Diego, has a 30 year international career as a professor, consultant, researcher and board member. He previously served as founding dean of the Graduate School of Business Administration and Leadership (EGADE) at Tec de Monterrey campuses in Mexico City, Monterrey and at the national level for the EGADEs of the Tec de Monterrey System. During this time EGADE was recognized as one of the top business schools in the world (Financial Times, Wall Street Journal , the Aspen Institute, etc.) and in Latin America (América Economía).
For his leadership in international education he was recognized as “Dean of the Year” in 2005 by the Academy of International Business (AIB).
As an international educator, Gómez taught executives from all the Americas, Europe, Africa, Far and Middle East and is a frequent guest speaker around the world. Gómez has worked for major multinational enterprises as well as for mid-size public and family-owned companies. His areas of interest are global leadership, strategic management, organizational design/development, family business and executive coaching/mentoring.
Gómez serves (and/or has served) as The Academy of Management correspondent for the Mexico region, national director of the Top Management Center for International Executive Education at Monterrey Institute of Technology, member of the Board of Directors of the Institute for Diversity and Cross-Cultural Management at The University of Houston, co-editor of the Latin American Business Review, member of the Editorial Review Board of the Thunderbird International Business Review, member of the Advisory Council of the Instituto de Negocios Internacionales of ESAN, Lima, Perú, member of the editorial board of Expansion, member of the editorial board of The Cabanillas Foundation in Alicante, Spain, member of the Board at the Peter F. Drucker Graduate School of Management, member of the International Advisory Board of the Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago, member of the Board of Directors of the American Assembly of Collegiate Schools of Business(USA), member of the EQUIS Accreditation Board (EU) and member of the board of directors and management of the Graduate Management Admission Council (USA).
Gómez was a member of the Board of Directors of the Institute for Women and the Center for Women’s Leadership in Mexico. In 2005, Dr. Gómez received the "Dean of the Year" Global Award from the prestigious Academy of International Business (AIB). In 2012, Gómez was nominated as one of the best business professors of the year by The Economist. Gómez was ranked #14 in the world.