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JORGE BENZAQUEN

Eng. Jorge Benzaquen

Professor / Researcher

Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Contact
jbenzaq@pucp.pe

DEGREES AND CERTIFICATIONS

Professor Benzaquen is Engineering in Ocean Engineering. He holds a Master of Science in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, United States, a Master’s degree in Economics from Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú and a Bachelor’s degree in Naval Maritime Science from the Peruvian Naval Academy. He has completed specialization studies at Harvard Business School, University of California, Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú and Centro de Altos Estudios Nacionales (CAEN), Peru. He also completed the Colloquium on Participant Centered Learning (CPCL) at Harvard Business School, United States.

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Professor Jorge Benzaquen has been Surveillance President at Plus Capital, member of the Economic Council at the Peruvian Navy, and Executive Director at the Material Resources Directorate General at the Peruvian Navy. He has worked at the Peruvian Navy industrial services (SIMA-PERU) and has been the General Manager and Operations Manager at SIMA-Callao and SIMA-Chimbote shipyard. Professor Benzaquen has been National Director of the Pan American Institute of Naval Engineering (IPIN-PERU), Chairman of the Technical Committee at the 14th Pan-American Congress of Naval Engineering in Lima, Peru. He has been a Port Costs Consultant at Transports Plan Project Consult Company, Head of the study on the judicial service’s new scope at the central registry of sentences, and Adviser and Head of the processes and costs committee at Corporación Ganadera.

 

FIELDS OF RESEARCH

  • Quality management
  • Operations
  • Supply chain

 

PUBLICATIONS

Professor Benzaquen has been the author and coauthor of several papers published in international and peer-review journals, such as:

  • Benzaquen, J., Carlos, M., Norero, G., Armas, H., & Pacheco, H. (in press). Improving quality management in the private healthcare sector: applying QMS and ISO 9000 principles of TQM. To appear in International Journal of Healthcare Management.
  • Avolio, B. E., Benzaquen, J., & Pretell, C. (in press). Global challenges for business education and the new educational agenda: Graduate attributes and teaching methods. To appear in e-Journal of Business Education & Scholarship of Teaching.
  • Benzaquen, J., & Schol, W. (2018). La calidad en las empresas de Chile. Espacios, 39(51), 1-12. revistaespacios.com/a18v39n51/18395117.html
  • Benzaquen, J. (2018). La ISO 9001 y la administración de la calidad total en las empresas peruanas. Revista Universidad & Empresa, 20(35), 281-312.
  • Benzaquen, J. (2017). Total factor productivity of the Latin-American Industry: Large shipbuilding in Peru. International Journal of Productivity and Performance Management, 66(2), 231-250.
  • Benzaquen, J., & Pérez, M. (2016). El ISO 9001 y TQM en las empresas de Ecuador. GCG: Revista de Globalización, Competitividad y Gobernabilidad, 10(3), 153-176.
  • Benzaquen, J., & Convers, J. (2015). El ISO 9001 y TQM en las empresas de Colombia. GCG: Revista de Globalización, Competitividad y Gobernabilidad, 9(3), 107-128.
  • Benzaquen, J. (2014). El ISO 9001 y TQM en las empresas latinoamericanas: Perú. GCG: Revista de Globalización, Competitividad y Gobernabilidad8(1), 67-89. gcg.
  • Benzaquen, J. (2013). Calidad en las empresas latinoamericanas: El caso peruano. GCG: Revista de Globalización, Competitividad y Gobernabilidad, 7(1), 41-59.
  • Benzaquen, J., Del Carpio, L., Zegarra, L. A., & Valdivia, C. A. (2010). A competitiveness index for the regions of a country. CEPAL Review, 102, 69-86.

He has co-authored several books, such as:

  • Benzaquen, J. (2019). La dirección de la calidad y la administración (pp. 324). CENGAGE Learning.
  • D’Alessio, F., Avolio, B. E., Aguilar, J. M., Benzaquen, J., Graham, A., O’Brien, J., et al. (2012). Planeamiento estratégico del sistema educativo del Perú. Lima: CENTRUM Publishing.
  • Marquina, P., Alarcón, V., Alegre, g., Altamirano, J., Becerra, P., Benzaquen, J., Bilbao, J., Camones, L., et al. (2012). Casos de operaciones. McGraw Hill & CENTRUM Publishing.
  • D’Alessio, F., Benzaquen, J., Del Águila, G., Montes, A., & Morales, R. (2012). In F. D’Alessio (Ed.), Plan estratégico de la región Apurimac. Lima: CENTRUM Publishing.
  • D’Alessio, F., Benzaquen, J., Angulo, P., Fiestas, P., & Torres, E. (2012). Plan estratégico de la región Ayacucho. Lima: CENTRUM Publishing.
  • Benzaquen, J., Coronel, B., Vega, J., & Velarde, C. (2012). Plan estratégico de la región Huancavelica. Lima: CENTRUM Publishing.
  • D’Alessio, F., Barbadillo, J., Benzaquen, J., Burga, D., Calvo, D., Cubas, C., et al. (2012). Planeamiento estratégico de los principales puertos del Perú. Lima: CENTRUM Publishing.
  • Benzaquen, J., De la Torre, M., & Victoria, E. (2011). Plan estratégico para los seguros generales en el Perú. Lima: CENTRUM Publishing.
  • Alarco, G., Anderson, C., Benzaquen, J., Chiri, A., Court, E., D’Alessio, F., Del Carpio, L., Fajardo, A., et al. (2011). In G. Alarco (Ed.), Competitividad y desarrollo: Evolución y perspectivas recientes (pp. 336). Lima: Planeta/ CENTRUM Católica.
  • Benzaquen, J., Alban, C., Sandoval, G., & Valverde, J. (2010). Estrategia para el desarrollo comercial de la concha de abanico en la región Piura (978-987-1486-36-6 ed.). Lima: CENGAGE/CENTRUM Católica.
  • Benzaquen, J., Caballero, P., Reyna, L., & Ríos, D. (2010). La industria del cemento en el Perú: Lineamientos estratégicos. Lima: Pearson Education Prentice Hall.
  • Benzaquen, J., Casapia, J., Tamashiro, D., & Valladaresco, R. (2010). Planeamiento estratégico del subsector metalmecánico de estructuras metálicas pesadas en el Perú (pp. 177). CENGAGE Learning.
  • D’Alessio, F., Benzaquen, J., & Del Carpio, L. (2010). Índice de competitividad regional del Perú 2010. Lima: CENTRUM Publishing.

Benzaquen, J., Alfaro, C., Peña, L., & Ravelo, J. M. (2010). Lineamientos estratégicos para la exportación de menestras del Perú. PEARSON/CENTRUM Católica.

 

CURRENT POSITION

Professor Jorge Benzaquen currently is the Director of the Value Chain Innovation Center, and Professor and Researcher at CENTRUM PUCP Business School.

 

AWARDS

  • Award for intellectual contribution, CENTRUM PUCP Business School, 2018.
  • Academic Excellence Award, CENTRUM PUCP Business School, 2017.
  • Distinguished researcher 2013-2016, CENTRUM PUCP Business School.
  • Professor distinguished for academic excellence 2012-2016, CENTRUM PUCP Business School.
  • Award for intellectual contribution, CENTRUM PUCP Business School, 2016.
  • Academic Excellence Award, CENTRUM PUCP Business School, 2016.
  • Award for intellectual contribution, CENTRUM PUCP Business School, 2015.
  • Academic Excellence Award, CENTRUM PUCP Business School, 2015.
  • Award for intellectual contribution, CENTRUM PUCP Business School, 2014.
  • Academic Excellence Award, CENTRUM PUCP Business School, 2014.
  • Award for intellectual contribution, CENTRUM PUCP Business School, 2013.
  • Academic Excellence Award, CENTRUM PUCP Business School, 2013.
  • Academic Excellence Award, CENTRUM PUCP Business School, 2012.