I'm an economist with wide experience in local and regional economic analysis. For years I worked in the Development Agency of Seville (Spain) and led a team of experts that produced economic reports of the city. Currently I work as a freelance consultant.
In this website you'll find more information about my work experience. I excel at analytical and strategical thinking, and I have excellent writing skills in Spanish and English -Cambridge Proficiency level. When working in teams, whether as leader or member, I like to set up a good environment of trust and friendship, but I'm also strict when it comes to reaching goals and deadlines.
My interests include economic thinking, finance, time series analyisis, and local/regional development.
The Andalusian Competitive Strategy Plan is the main planning tool of the Andalusian regional government for the European funding programming period 2014-2020. Technical assistance for the base documents in the areas of employment, innovation, SMEs, ICT, energy and environment.
The Department of Economic Studies was the main supplier of local economic analysis and data in the city of Seville. I was in charge of launching and consolidating some of its best-known projects. I also was a local project manager in the Eurbest project, an European Interreg Programme.
Technical advisor in the Andalusian Central Balance Sheet Database and the regional guide of grants and incentives. I also carried out general analysis and reviews about the state of the regional economy and its main economic clusters.
Use of Excel and R for to filtering data, analysing it and producing reports and graphics for short-term economic research.
SABI is a commercial database with financial information of Spanish companies. In my previous work we used it to build upon it a Central Balance Sheet Database of Seville Metropolitan Area, exploring financial data of thousands of Sevillian companies. Aggregating by activities we could track the overall performance of different sectors in the local economy, such as tourism, retail and so on.
I've recently started to use Gephi, an open source software for visualizing and analyzing large networks.
I've been co-editor of several blogs using the Wordpress tool. I currently write in Fumapipa.es, a movie blog.
Basic grasp of HTML, CSS, Python and Racket