Jürgen Haberleithner is a Professor and Researcher at an APEC Studies Center (Official Research Center of APEC - Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation - member countries), at the University of Colima, Mexico. His profile is a hybrid between international academic and business development. He holds a PHD in International Affairs (Political Science), at the University of Vienna (Austria) and at the Austrian Institute for International Affairs. After several years of empirical research in Seville (Spain) he also obtained a PHD degree in Spain (Universidad Pablo de Olavide, Seville - Doctor of Philosophy). His main fields of research are socio-economics, Labor Market Policy and International Scientific Cooperation (e. g. FP7). Mr. Haberleithner is also working as a certified Coach in Latin America and Europe on Business Development, Intercultural Communication and Academic Coaching, and has more than 4000 hours of experience in group and individual settings. He is head of ASCINA Mexico, member of the board of the Austrian-Spanish Society and an active member of Triple Helix Association (Stanford University). His main working languages are German, English and Spanish.