President, George Mason University
Ángel Cabrera is president of George Mason University, the first Spanish-born president of an American university. Before being appointed to his current position in 2012, he was dean of IE Business School in Madrid and president of Thunderbird School of Global Management (now part of Arizona State University). The co-author of How to Think, Act, and Lead in a Transformed World, Cabrera serves on the boards of the National Geographic Society, the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, and Inovio, a public biotech company. He has been named a Henry Crown Fellow by the Aspen Institute, Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum, and Great Immigrant by the Carnegie Corporation.