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Enrique PENALOSA International Consultant on Urban Vision and Strategy; former Mayor of Bogotá


1983-1984 Head, Cundinamarca  Departamento (Colombia s central region) Planning office
1984-1985 Administrative and Commercial Vice-president, Bogotá Water Company
1985-1986 Dean of Business Administration, Externado University
1986-1990 Economic Secretary to President of Colombia, Virgilio Barco
1990 Elected to the Colombian House of Representatives
1992-1995 Managing Director, Colombian Institute of Housing and Savings
1995-1997 Managing Director, new Colombia office of Arthur D. Little Consulting
1997 Elected mayor, Bogota
2001-2004 Visiting Scholar, New York University
since 2001 Lecturer, sustainable urban planning and development, United States and internationally


Member and Co-President, Green Party, Colombia
President, Institute for Transportation and Development Policy, New York
Member, London School of Economics Urban Age Expert Team


Capitalism: The Best Option
Century of the City (article in compilation)
Urban Trans Formation (article in compilation)
Century of the City (article in compilation)


Goteborg Awardfor Sustainable Development, 2009
Elected as No. 14 Top Influential Thinker of All Time Planetizen, 2009