Antonio Urbano

Antonio has an Executive Master’s Degree in Business Administration (EMBA) and a Master of Science (MSc) in Civil Engineering. He has more than 7 years of experience in international management consulting and advisory services, working for top-tier clients such as the World Bank, the African Development Bank or the Inter-American Development Bank. Antonio’s core competencies include project management, research, data analysis, coordination of international teams and capturing high value information in reports and presentations.

Languages

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Experience in Countries

Benin , Brazil , Ivory Coast , Spain , Ghana and Togo

Borja Romero

Borja is a Building Engineer (University of Madrid, Spain), with an M.S. In Project Management (Foundation of Construction, Malaga) and Master of Prevention of Labor Risks. Borja worked for six years in the technical department of Construcciones Sánchez Domínguez-SANDO. During this time, Borja specialized in cost control, project review, measurements, planning projects and preparing documentation for all types of public and private construction projects. After his time at SANDO, Borja worked as a freelancer, supervising construction of various local projects. Borja joined Aninver in 2016, leading in the technical aspects of hospitality and infrastructure assignments, with international experience on several projects in Latin America and Africa.

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Experience in Countries

Bolivia , Chile , Colombia , Ecuador , Spain , Panama , Portugal , Paraguay and Uruguay

Olivia Fava-Verde

Olivia has more than 11 years of experience in the management of complex development projects across a variety of sectors, including tourism, digital solutions, transport, energy and agriculture. She holds a Master’s in Sustainability, Planning and Environmental Policy from Cardiff University, with a focus on community and social development. Olivia is a specialist in stakeholder engagement, communications strategies and community outreach, working collaboratively with clients and partners to deliver practical solutions that meet the needs of decision-makers and interested parties. Olivia has managed consulting projects for Development Finance Institutions, government authorities and private actors across Europe, Africa, Latin America & Caribbean regions.

Languages

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Experience in Countries

Costa Rica , Spain , France , United Kingdom , Guatemala , Jamaica , Morocco , Namibia , Senegal and Tunisia

Anaïs Sánchez

Anaïs holds a Degree in Translation and Interpreting from the University of Granada. With over 6 years of experience as a development consultant, Anaïs specialises in research and analysis, development and implementation of communications strategies, digital solutions, gender inclusion and entrepreneurship / SME enablement. She has worked on key projects such as the Souk At-tanmia initiative and the Fashionomics Africa platform, both projects aiming to foster entrepreneurship in Africa with a focus on women and youth, as well as increasing access to market, mentorship and skills development.

Languages

  • English
  • French
  • Romanian
  • Spanish

Experience in Countries

Ivory Coast , Spain , Ethiopia , France , Kenya , Nigeria , Tunisia and South Africa

Johanna Muguerza

Johanna holds a Degree in Social and Legal Sciences in the specific field of Legal Sciences, from the Rafael Urdaneta University in Venezuela, and an Executive Master’s Degree in Hotel Management, of the Ostelea Tourism Management School, the EAE Business School and the Lleida University of Barcelona, Spain. She has had the chance to work in a variety of areas during her more than 15 years of experience, including real estate administration and management, business legal advice in private, corporate, commercial, labor, and real estate law. Throughout her professional tenure, she has also interacted with the areas of sales and customer service. She has advanced as a human resources manager, international expert recruiter for projects involving multilateral actors in development cooperation, and team leader for digital market intelligence platforms in the hospitality and tourism, green and renewable energy, public-private partnerships (PPP), and infrastructure sectors. Consultancy, team management, legal and corporate text analysis, staff recruitment, and customer service are among Johanna’s key competencies.

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Experience in Countries

Spain and Venezuela

Jose de la Maza

Jose is a Civil Engineer (University of Granada, Spain), and Master in Business Administration (IESE Business School, Barcelona, Spain). He also studied at the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences of the University of California, Los Angeles. Jose has worked for the strategic consultancy McKinsey&Company, where he was a management consultant, and for several of the largest international construction, industrial and real estate groups in Spain (Ferrovial, FCC, and Metrovacesa). He has over twenty years of experience in the industry and management consulting, analyzing complex situations and problems and proposing implementable solutions for clients at global scale. Jose has worked on consulting assignments for public and private clients in more than thirty different countries across Europe, Asia, Africa and America. Jose has been Team Leader in more than twenty projects for Development Finance Institutions, like the World Bank, African Development Bank, Islamic Development Bank or the International Finance Corporation.

Languages

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Experience in Countries

Austria , Benin , Brazil , Ivory Coast , Colombia , Germany , Egypt , Spain , Finland , Morocco , Nigeria , Philippines , Portugal , Togo , Tunisia , Tanzania and United States

Bernardo Gil

Bernardo holds a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration from CEU University in Madrid (Spain) and a Master's in Finance (ESADE Business School in Madrid). He has extensive experience in Public Private Partnerships (PPPs) as he worked for more than 8 years for Grupo Vera, an industrial group. During that time, he worked on developing financial models and bidding for a wide range projects, such as car parks, wellness centers, retirement homes, hospitals and marinas. Bernardo has experience in international finance markets as he worked for several years for financial institutions in London. Additionally, he worked as a consultant on projects for telecom companies and advised the Spanish government on various sectors. At Aninver, Bernardo has worked on many different consulting assignments related to development in several countries, including Algeria, Ghana, Benin, Cote d’Ivoire, Togo, Ethiopia, Colombia, Morocco, Portugal and Egypt.

Languages

  • English
  • French
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Experience in Countries

Benin , Ivory Coast , Colombia , Algeria , Spain , Ethiopia , United Kingdom , Ghana , Morocco , Portugal and Togo