Bolivian economist graduated from Universidad Católica Boliviana, with postgraduate studies in Chile and Germany. Minister of Hydrocarbons in Bolivia and Coordinator of Hydrocarbons in OLADE with headquarters in Quito, Ecuador.

The internacional experience includes the following countries: Argentina, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Pakistan, Paraguay, Peru, South Sudan, USA. Currently working as short term consultant with the World Bank.

Professor of FLACSO (Argentina and Peru); University of the Americas (Ecuador); Universidad Católica (Peru), National Autonomous University of Mexico, Bolivian Catholic University, Bolivian Private University, Simon Bolivar University, Universidad Mayor de San Andrés and others. With several books and publications related to the hydrocarbon sector.