José Barrios Ng

José Barrios Ng

José Barrios Ng
Deputy Administrator, Panama Canal Authority

José Barrios Ng holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from Louisiana State University (LSU); a Master of Science in Electrical Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology and a Master of Science in Economic Engineering from University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). He completed graduate studies in corporate finance at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and studies leading to a PhD in Operations Research at UCLA. In February 2002, Mr. Barrios joined the Panama Canal management team as Chief Financial Officer. On March 12, 2007, the Board of Directors appointed him as the Deputy Administrator, whilst the ACP is being realigned to focus in its international relevance and successfully completing the expansion of the waterway. José Barrios Ng was recently the negotiator, on behalf of the ACP, of the Free Trade Agreement between Panama and the United States.


International Economic Forum
of the Americas
2075 Robert-Bourassa Blvd.
Suite 1701
Montreal, Quebec
H3A 2L1 Canada

Telephone: 514 871-2225
Toll-free phone: 1 866 865-2225
Fax: 514 871-2226