Alvaro Canga Ruiz

  • Degree Programme: MBA
  • Global Nationality: Spanish

Previous degree(s): BSc in Civil Engineering, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spain; graduated in 2015

MSc in Civil Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, US; graduated in 2017

Pre-MBA industry: Civil engineering

Pre-MBA role: Senior Engineer and Project Manager, Arup

Clubs: Spanish Club (Executive Committee – VP Speakers), Infrastructure and Construction Club (Executive Committee – VP Careers)

Three topics I can be approached about: Career switch; infrastructure; Spanish candidates.

About me: Alvaro is part of the MBA class of 2025.

Originally from Spain, Alvaro is a civil engineer with experience in the design of infrastructure projects in the US and the UK.

Looking to break into a different industry, Alvaro started his MBA at LBS to gain financial acumen and develop his leadership and strategic skills. In his free time, Alvaro loves to play tennis and football and goes back home whenever he has the chance.

Email: acangaruiz.mba2025@london.edu