Iván Adolfo Valdovinos
Director of the MBA Fly-in Programs

Dr. Valdovinos Hernández focuses his research efforts and his teaching in the areas of financial accounting, administrative accounting, and administrative control, analysis and interpretation of accounting and financial information systems, evaluation of projects, and corporate finance. He has taught sessions and lectures internationally on these areas in the United States and Italy, and he has also been a visiting professor at the University of San Diego (USA).

He is a member of several professional associations, such as Arrendamás, where he has served as Chairman of the Audit Committee from 2014. He is also a member of the Commission of Professional Research of the Accountants College of Guadalajara since 2011.

On a corporate level, Dr. Valdovinos has worked as auditor and consultant in various organizations such as Deloitte & Touche, Vallarta Plus and Programa de Beneficio Jalisco, where he examined the design and evaluation of the predictive services model. In addition to his role as Director of the MBA at EGADE Business School Guadalajara, Dr. Valdovinos has occupied the roles of coordinator of the MBA and the Executive International MBA, as well as Coordinator of Accounting and Finance Research, and Director of Admissions.

    • Ph.D. in Accounting and Finance
      Manchester Business School, University of Manchester
    • Master in Finance
      Tecnológico de Monterrey
  • Member of the Audit Committee of the Board of Arrendamás, a financial organization in Guadalajara. 
  • Best thesis in the business field, 41st Congress of Research and Development, Tecnológico de Monterrey titled: The Role of Subsidiaries in Control System Design: A Case Based Analysis
  1. Szymanski, M., Valdovinos, I. and Kaltenecker, E. (2021), "How far are we from understanding corruption? The effect of cultural distance on corruption perception", critical perspectives on international business, Vol. ahead-of-print No. ahead-of-print.
  2. Miranda-Lopez, J., and Valdovinos-Hernandez, I. (2019), The impact of the global economic crisis of 2008 on earnings quality in Mexico. Journal of Accounting in Emerging Economies, 9(3), 407-421. doi:
  3. Valdovinos-Hernandez, I., Szymanski, M., and Grabowska, K. (2019), Mea Culpa – The Role of Religion in Corruption Perception. Forum Scientiae Oeconomia, 7(3), 49-62. doi:10.23762/FSO_VOL7_NO3_4
  4. Valdovinos, I., Szymanski, M., and Grabowska, K. (2019), Revisiting corruption and culture – are there really cultures more prone to corruption? Forum Scientiae Oeconomia, 7(1), 103-120. doi:10.23762/FSO_VOL7_NO1_7