José Luis Mardones, 1986

José Luis Mardones, PhD

I am currently chairman of the board, San Antonio Port Authority and member of the board, Corpbanca Bank and CESCO Corporation.

In my professional career, I have been an academician, senior executive and consultant. I was a CEO or chairman of the board at several companies, in banking, post office, electricity generation, ports and mining. I taught economics and finance at the Graduate School of Engineering, University of Chile for 20 years


Fletcher Fields of Study

  • International Business Relations
  • International Monetary Theory and Policy
  • International Trade and Commercial Policies
  • International Resource Policy"Security Studies, International Relations, Europe

Awards, Fellowships, Grants

  • Hubert Humphrey Fellow 1985-86
  • William L. Clayton Scholarship 1986-87 and 1987-88
  • Edmund A. Gullion Prize 1987

Education before Fletcher

  • B.S., Engineering, 1973, University of Chile
  • Industrial Engineer, 1975, University of Chile
  • M.S., Economic Engineering, 1975, University of Chile

Experience before Fletcher

  • Director of Economic Research and International Affairs, Chilean Copper Commission
  • Analyst, Sales Office, CODELCO


  • Spanish
  • English