Executive Dean, Business School
Tel.: (+54 11) 5169-7343
Melani Machinea is a full-time professor and the Executive Dean of the Business School. She has been the Academic Director of the MBA and Executive MBA programmes at the Universidad Torcuato di Tella (UTDT) in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Previously, she has held the position of Business Development Director at the Di Tella Business School, contributing to the MiM+Analytics launching, the 2019 AMBA reaccreditation, “Mujeres en Negocios” (Women in Business) and UTDT Factory initiatives, among many other achievements. With a background in investment banking, she also works as a consultant on valuation, divestitures, acquisitions and capital structure to companies in diverse sectors. She also advises the Argentine Treasury Attorney General’s Office on valuation damage litigation before the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Dispute (ICSID) on several cases. Prior to joining UTDT, she was a Director in the M&A department at Merrill Lynch, where she worked for nine years both in the New York and Buenos Aires offices.
Melani holds an MBA from MIT and a BS in Economics from UTDT.