Lawyer with Master on Public Policy, professor at Catholic University of Lima and UPC. He has been part of the Peruvian negotiating team and energy coordinator at COP 20. Former Energy Vice-Minister of Peru. He has also been energy and environment consultant for the World Bank, IDB, UNDP, GTZ, WWF and CEPLAN.
Master at Carlos III University of Spain, graduated on Political Sciences, Master at PUCP, postgraduated on ESAN. He also has a specialization on environmental legislation at the Polytechnic University of Madrid, Spain and a specialization on Energy Contracts at the Petroleum Institute of Texas.
Technical advisor for the annual competition that rewards best State practices, in charge of Ciudadanos al día (CAD). Member of the Solar Energy and Environment Peruvian Association. He has been Regional Director for Latin America of Global Village Energy Partnership International, who was in charge of “ideas” competitive fund in agreement between IDB and GIZ. He has been senior advisor of the Energy and Mines Comission and advisor of the Economy Commission at Peruvian Congress. He has worked on the national strategy for mitigating climate change. He has been consultant for the 2013 Report on Peruvian Human development.
He has promoted the energy reform in the country, environmental regulations on hydrocarbon sector, the Law ammendment on electricity concessions, the 1002 Legislative Decree, the first promoter framewok for renewable energy, the creation of rural electricity concession, the CARELEC fund for promoting training and education on energy, the regulation for consultation and citizen participation on extractive industry, the creation of the strategic planning group on energy sector and the Renewal Energy Master Plan for isolated villages.
Author of several books: "OIL, ENVIRONMENT AND NATIVE COMMUNITIES", "ENERGY IN PERU: WHERE DO WE GO?" published by EBERT Foundation, Working Papers: “"Strategic Planning and Renewable Energy", published by CEPLAN on 2011, the book "Complex Society, justice and development", published by the Catholic University of Lima Publishing Fund, among other publications and articles.