Languages: Finnish, Swedish, English, Spanish (French)
Architect with more than 20 years of working experience as consultant, planner and lecturer employed by private sector, NGOs and university. Assignments in Bolivia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Finland, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Peru and Sweden. Program manager for the PROMESHA program (2005 - 2010) and responsible for activities in El Salvador, Guatemala and Nicaragua. Course manager for Organized Self-help Housing (2002 - 2007).Currently lecturing internationally at post graduate level and in undergraduate training in Sweden and carrying out PhD studies on household energy behaviour.
Interested in urban development policy and planning, social housing planning, climate smart planning and design, medium-sized cities and capacity building.