José Ignacio Gonzalez-Aller Gross

Managing Director, Codespa Foundation


José Ignacio González-Aller has served as Managing Director of Fundación Codespa since 2005. His key assignments have been the expansion and consolidation of the foundation´s activities in 20 countries through the promotion of numerous public-private partnerships for development. Mr. González-Aller has led the internal reorganization of the institution, its internationalization process, and the implementation of its results-based management techniques (strategic planning, balance score-card, impact evaluation system and knowledge management area). Born in Málaga,Spain, Mr. González-Aller has a Masters degree in Civil Engineering from Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, as well as a General Management Program (GMP) qualification from the IESE Business School (Universidad de Navarra), Madrid. He has also attended various executive programs at the London Business School (UK) and at INSEAD (France). Before  joining Fundación Codespa, Mr. González-Aller worked for several non-profit institutions in Spain.