In early 2016, Ramiro Murguía founded, established and registered the World Youth Academy in Vienna, Austria and two months later in Mexico, rapidly becoming one of the most influential youth organizations worldwide due to its high-quality content and its relevance in the new global scenario. Ramiro has received several awards for his work on social projects and since then he is developing programs to create, connect and inspire.
In 2010, during his time at the United Nations Vienna, Ramiro founded Latinomics Internacional also in Vienna, which became a success in Latin America.
He was born in Cordoba, Veracruz, Mexico. Ramiro holds two bachelor degrees both from Mexico, Industrial Engineering from the Institute Tecnológico de Veracruz and Business Management from the Universidad Veracruzana; in Argentina he was granted with an international certification on ISO 14000 standard by the Universidad Teconlógica Nacional; and in Austria he graduated from the Danube Universität Krems as MBA.
He has worked for the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) supporting the early stage of the Nuclear Knowledge Management Initiative in the Nuclear Safety and Security Coordination Section within the NS Department. Ramiro has worked for the United Nations Office at Vienna (at that time part of UNDC) in the Procurement Section. He was also project manager at the Austrian Economics Center taking over IT and international projects.
He has been exponent in several youth summits in Argentina, Austria, Chile, Mexico, Peru and USA, as well as he has collaborated for both, national and international newspapers.