Regional Manager of the Resilience and Climate Transition Programme
Relevant Academic degrees: B.A. in Business and International Relations and Master in International Relations, International Negotiations and Conflict Resolution
Andrés coordinates Avina’s Andes Resilientes al Cambio Climático project in Ecuador, which is supported by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation.
Before joining Fundación Avina, he collaborated with several international cooperation agencies on climate change-related issues, including the FAO, UNDP, and GIZ. Andrés has also worked with the national government of Ecuador, where he served as National Director for Climate Change Adaptation at the Ministry of Environment. In this role, he represented Ecuador on the Executive Boards of UNFCCC and the Green Climate Fund.