Alberto PenicheRegional Director, Latin America & the Caribbean, MEXICO Mexico
Alberto Is IYF's Regional Director, for Latin America & the Caribbean, and is based in Mexico. He joined IYF in 2015 as a Program Director for the Key for the Future initiative based in the Mexico City Field Office. He has since participated in the deployment of workforce readiness initiatives such as Networking for the Future, Skills for the Auto-Industry, and Pathways for Success, among others. Prior to joining IYF, Alberto’s career path included 15 years of experience in the design of public policies for education and employment within Mexico´s Labor and Education Ministries. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and an Master of Arts in Business Administration, both from Universidad Iberoamericana. In addition, he earned a specialty in Senior Management of Public Policy from the National Institute of Public Administration (INAP), and a specialty in Innovation and Technological Development from the Center for Economic Research and Teaching (CIDE). Alberto dedicates some of his spare time to teaching innovation, research, and development strategies at Tec de Monterrey in Mexico City.