Rodrigo Calderon, President Calderon Lopez Figueroa Associates
Rodrigo Calderon is President of Calderon Lopez Figueroa Associates in Mexico. His firm specializes in the management of Institutional Relations in the fields of Education and Social Responsibility. It works with clients such as the Escuela Bancaria y Comercial, Mexico's oldest and most distinguished private Business School and The Coca-Cola Foundation.
Calderon had a long career in The Coca-Cola Company, which began in 1996. He held positions of increasing responsibilty in the Public Affairs and Communications area. He retired as VP Public Affairs and Communications for Latin America in 2012. He was named President of The Coca- Cola Foundation in Mexico in 2012, a position he held untill last December 2014.
He chairs the Latin-American chapter of the Americas Health Foundation in Washington, DC, and is an active member of Alerta Ambiental, a Mexican NGO involved in the protection of the environment.
A graduate of Universidad Iberoamericana in Mexico, he also holds diplomas from INSEAD, the Université Jean Moulin’s Lyon School of Management in France, and the Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México.