Ramiro Murguia

Ramiro Murguia

Director General

He has worked for the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) running the Knowledge Management Project in the Nuclear Safety and Security Department, as well has worked for United Nations Office at Vienna (part of UNDC) in the Procurement Section (both branches of the United Nations in Vienna, Austria). He was also Project Manager at the Austrian Economics Center taking over IT and International projects.

Among his vast professional experience, Ram also worked for Totvs Latin America in Argentina as Consultant on Manufacturing and Engineering. He have been exponent in several youth summits in Argentina, Austria, Chile, Mexico, Peru and USA, as well as he has collaborated for both, National and International newspapers. During the first year at the university, his best friends (at that time) and Ram himself  founded REMS (Results, Effort, Motivation and Satisfaction) which was the very first student open group of Continues Improvement in the entire state of Veracruz, Mexico.

By 2007, he was elected chairman of Toastmasters International Fundadores II Club (the largest speech organization in the world) for students in Mexico. By 2010, during his Master studies of Business Administration at the Donau Universität Krems in Austria, Ramiro founded Latinomics, Latin Business People, Ram Vagabundo -my traveling photo-blog, and SoLatino.at -the first and only Latin American index in Austria.

Ramiro Murguía founded the World Youth Academy in mid 2016, which in 2017 became one of the most influential worldwide youth organization. He has received several awards for his work on the social projects and since then he is developing programs to create, connect and inspire. In 2010, during his time at the United Nations Vienna Ramiro founded Latinomics Internacional, which became a success in Latin America.

E-mail: ram@worldyouth.academy   Currently in: Vienna, Austria

He was born in Cordoba, Veracruz, Mexico. Many thought he would not finish his studies at the university because of his trouble-maker spirit but he managed to do graduate with remarkable grades. Ramiro holds two bachelor degrees from Mexico, Industrial Engineering and Business Management, in Argentina he was granted with an international certification on the ISO 14000 St by the UTN and Austria he graduated from the Danube Universität Krems.