Commercial Technician and State Economist. PhD in Economics and Business Studies from the Universidad Pontificia Comillas. Master's Degree in Economics and Business Research. Degree in Law (UNED). Degree in Economics and Business Studies (ICADE). Member of the Advisory Board of the Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias. Head of Economic and Legal Affairs at IACTEC. He has worked as Director of the Department for the Promotion of Competition at the CNMC and the National Competition Commission (CNC) (2011-2017). He has been Deputy Director General of Merger Reports at the Competition Court (2003-2006) and member of the Advisory Board of the Competition Court (1998-1999). Economic and Commercial Counsellor at the Spanish Embassy in Italy, Milan (2006-2011) and at the Spanish Embassy in Poland, Warsaw (1999-2003). Specialised in competition policy, efficient economic regulation, public sector reform and public policy. Currently learning about the role of the public sector in R&D&I. In particular on economic and legal forms enabling innovation, public technology transfer and cooperation with the private sector. Member of the Academic Council of FIDE. Informed optimist.

Featured programmes and seminars

  • Harvard Course in Law and Economics

    Start date: 02/10/2023

    The aim of this programme is to provide an up-to-date overview of some of the relevant issues in the field of economic analysis of law.

  • Online course Competition in markets

    Start date: Open

    Introduction to the essential elements shaping competition policy and discussion of the principles and instruments of competition policy.

  • Online course Liberalism, a philosophy in danger

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    Why are so many obstacles confronting liberalism, so implacable the enemies it has to contend with, and so soft the allies it can hardly count on?

  • Ethics of Artificial Intelligence. Carissa Veliz

    Start date: Coming soon

    This course will help us understand the "digital reality" we live in. A practical and constructive approach, offering possible solutions to the ethical challenges generated by AI.