Architect, born in 1947. He is a partner and managing director of BETAPLAN S.A., which he co-founded in 1972. He obtained a Certificate of Specialization in Healthcare and Welfare Buildings (ACTIM, Paris, 1983). He has wide experience in the management of the design process and the construction supervision of various types of buildings and building complexes, such as, hospitals, theatres, housing, offices, cultural centers and monuments. He is a highly qualified expert in healthcare strategic planning and operational policy, design management for health facilities and welfare buildings, as well as accessibility for the disabled. He has participated as a member in several technical committees and was a visiting lecturer at the Postgraduate National School of Public Health between 1994 - 2002.