On 5 February 2014, the International Advisory Board of University CEU Cardenal Herrera was officially created.

The creation of this board of experts represents a step forward in the internationalization strategy of our University and a significant improvement that will enable the introduction of new projects and the development of new partnerships of high benefit to our students.

The International Advisory Board is a strategic and interdisciplinary group formed by internationally acclaimed public figures that work in cooperation with our University to strengthen the international orientation of University CEU Cardenal Herrera.

Next IAB meeting to be held in Valencia on the 22nd and 23th of February 2017

The main aim of the International Advisory Board is to help with the strategy, projects and teaching practice of University CEU Cardenal Herrera, an academic institution with pioneering research into the field of internalization.

This mission will be completed following the objectives below:

  • To assess and support University CEU Cardenal Herrera in its internationalization strategy with the aim to promote the international projection of the students and to contribute to the growth of our University.
  • To foster the participation of University CEU Cardenal Herrera in international research projects.
  • To cooperate with the University in starting new academic projects and international faculties.
  • To facilitate contact with prestigious universities abroad with the aim to create communal educational programmes.
  • To identify companies and institutions with which the University could establish training agreements and international mobility programmes for its students.
  • To promote and lead International Excellence Meetings at University CEU Cardenal Herrera.
  • To promote the international appearance of University CEU Cardenal Herrera, cooperating in the promotional strategy to attract new international students.
  • To support entrepreneurial projects developed by the University. To suggest processes of revision and improvement of academic programmes of University CEU Cardenal Herrera with the aim to provide the optimum resources needed to provide students with the best practical and theoretical education.
  • To achieve improvement in the perception of University CEU Cardenal Herrera abroad.

The International Advisory Board of consists of recognized professionals of international orientation from the area of academia, industry, culture and arts.



  • Mr. Gene Ochi
    Mr. Gene Ochi Executive Vice President for Client Strategy and Retention of UTI
  • Mr. Guido Coggi
    Mr. Guido Coggi Executive Vice President for Client Strategy and Retention of UTI
  • Mr. Ramón Cugat
    Mr. Ramón Cugat Orthopaedic Surgeon and Traumatologist. President of the García Cugat Foundation
  • Mr. Roger MacFarlane
    Mr. Roger MacFarlane Chairman of UTI Worldwide
  • Mr. Simon Stubbings
    Mr. Simon Stubbings Retired lawyer, continues to serve on boards of charitable foundations and certain private companies
  • Mr. Carlos Escario
    Mr. Carlos Escario Executive Advisor for the CEU-UCH International Strategy, Huete&Co Partner
  • Mrs. Ana Mª Bravo Del Moral
    Mrs.  Ana Mª Bravo del Moral Professor at the University of Santiago and President of the European Association of Establishments for Veterinary Education (EAEVE)