Santiago Paz Noboa is of Ecuadorian nationality, has 28 years of professional experience, including 23 years working in international organizations and 20 years in matters related to migration and IOM programs.   

He holds a Commercial Engineering degree, a Master's degree in Business Administration, and has undertaken two Postgraduate courses in Project Management and Human Resources.   

Mr. Paz has been working with IOM since 2001. His work experience within IOM spans several countries such as Colombia, Ecuador, Argentina, Egypt, Senegal, and Panama.