Marco Serrato serves as Associate Provost at the University of Chicago, where he leads the expansion of professional development programs for executive and other continuing education students. Marco has a global understanding of professional education. He has developed training initiatives in more than thirty countries worldwide and is an emeritus board member of the International Consortium for University-based Executive Education (UNICON). His contributions have been featured by international media including the World Economic Forum and the United Nations, among others. Marco holds a double-degree PhD in Industrial Engineering from Iowa State University and from Tecnológico de Monterrey.