We believe in what we do with respect and through the robustness and rigor of our analysis. We are a group of professionals bringing change to make an impact for a better world. Our job is our passion.
Our team brings together highly qualified multicultural and multilingual professionals from a diverse array of backgrounds and nationalities. We are driven by results, and bring together experience in management, government, private companies and entrepreneurship, including knowledge transfer and facilitation. We all share the same passion for our job.
Saskia is an expert in public-private processes and has overseen our largest competitiveness programs in Latin America and Africa.
Ines’ multi-cultural experience over the past 2 decades spans 4 continents and over 30 countries. Her main specialization is in agriculture and food-related projects, where she also has entrepreneurship experience.
Alvaro has over 12 years of experience in consulting, strategic planning, design of public policies and roadmaps involving different countries and sectors, both as a consultant as well as working for government.
Henri is based in Australia and has extensive experience coordinating projects for multilaterals such as the World Bank, UNIDO or the European Commission, with ample specific experience in the energy sector.
Iván has vast experience working in different government institutions in Colombia in the field of economic development. His area of expertise at Competitiveness is the design and implementation of public-private governance schemes.
Kieron’s expertise is science, technology and innovation, competitiveness, entrepreneurship, and information and communication technologies for development. His recent project experience covers public sector digital transformation, innovation ecosystem strengthening, agritech, blue economy strategy development & corporate venturing.
Madina is based in Kazakhstan and has hands-on experience in implementing programs funded by both multilateral and national governments.
Paterne’s expertise ranges from strategic territorial diagnosis to the implementation of value chain development projects aiming at the structural transformation of a territory’s economy.
We team up with likeminded leading international experts. Each one of them has a deep specialization whether it is by industry or geography, having worked with the best and most innovative entities in each field. They join our team to bring their state-of-the-art knowledge and vision to local ecosystems, combining global excellence with local knowledge in order to identify the best references and practices needed in each project.