María Sobrino Ruiz is a Commercial Technician and State Economist since 2009. She holds a degree in Law and Business Administration and Management from the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (2005).

She has developed her professional activity between the National Competition Commission and the Ministry of Industry, Tourism and Trade where she has held the position of Head of Area of the Subdirectorate of Studies of the Directorate of Promotion and the Head of Service of the Subdirectorate General of Commercial Policy of the European Union, respectively. Since the creation of the CNMC (October 2013) she held the position of Deputy Director of the Rail Sector of the Directorate of Transport and Postal Sector and from 2014 until July 2018 she held the position of Deputy Director of Studies and Reports of the Department of Promotion of Competition of the CNMC. She is currently Deputy Director of Sectoral Policies of the Department of Economic Affairs in the Cabinet of the Presidency of the Government.

Featured programmes and seminars

  • High Capacity Campus

    Start date: 07/07/2024

    The main objective of this initiative is to develop the potential of young people between the ages of 10 and 18 who have been accredited as "high ability".

  • Workshop From Science to Society

    Start date: 22/09/2024

    The Rafael del Pino Foundation together with the Club de Científicos (Rafael del Pino Excellence Fellows) organise the FS2S: Translating today's research into tomorrow's solutions.

  • A History of the World programme. Jeremy Adelman

    Start date: 20/09/2024

    This course, aimed at young people aged between 17 and 25, invites them to learn about and delve into world history in order to understand how we are connected in the globalised world in which we live.

  • Artificial Intelligence Ethics Programme. Carissa Véliz

    Start date: 28/10/2024

    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.