Dr. Manuel Ángel “Coco” Morales


Curriculum Vitae

  • Ph.D., University of California at Berkeley; Stanford, Palo Alto
  • Post-Doctoral Studies, The George Washington University Washington, D.C.
  • Professor at the University of Puerto Rico for more than three (3) decades. Invited professor at all main universities in Puerto Rico.
  • Director Public Administration Graduate School University of Puerto Rico
  • Director Office of Planning & Development University of Puerto Rico
  • Director School of Business Administration UAGM
  • Invited professor at the universities of Chicago, Harvard, New York, and Purdue among others.
  • Former Chairman, Founder & Senior Counselor of Quality for Business Success, Inc.
  • Main researcher and consultant for hundreds of pharmaceuticals, electronics, services companies and governmental institutions in Puerto Rico and U.S.A.
  • Expert in Behavioral Sciences, Organizational Design, Quality Systems, Change and Transformation, Team and Culture Development
  • Personal coach for more than one hundred top executives (CEOs; Presidents; Governors) from a wide array of industries, including: banking, insurance, pharmaceutical, electronic, family businesses, government, and multinationals, among others.
  • Author of five (5) books and more than one thousand articles in local and foreign journals.
  • Consultant of Puerto Rico Manufacturing Association
  • Consultant of Association of Insurance Companies of Puerto Rico
  • Consultant of Caribe Federal Credit Union
  • Member of the Governors Board of United Funds of Puerto Rico
  • Consultant of RAND Corporation, Santa Monica California
  • Consultant of Microsoft and Hewlett Packard
  • Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year 2005 Award
  • Zenit Award Business Person of the Year, Chamber of Commerce of PR 2005
  • Zenit Award Special Presidential Recognition, Chamber of Commerce of PR 2006
  • Selected Educator of the Year 2011 by the Puerto Rico Private Schools Association
  • Selected as the Man of the Year 2011 by the Wings for Women Foundation
  • Certified Master Executive Coach
  • Chairman of the Board, Puerto Rico Community Foundation
  • Permanent Advisor for the Society of Education and Rehabilitation (SER) of Puerto Rico
  • Practicing Christian