Binational French - Ecuadorian political scientist with twenty-five years of professional career as a director, manager, and consultant in Latin America. Extensive work experience in transparency strategies, good governance, conflict resolution, environmental conservation, civil society empowerment, political group improvement, and constitutional reform. Strong focus on working with women, youth, and indigenous people. Important experience with cooperation agencies and the third sector: USAID, IDRC, NDI, DFID, UNDP, IDEA, AECID, TI, Konrad Adenauer, Friedrich Ebert, and AVINA Foundations. Ecuadorian Constitutional Assembly Member (1997-1998), “Red Interamericana de Democracia” Executive Secretary (2003), “Iniciativa Latinoamericana de Investigación para las Políticas Públicas” Executive Secretary (2016-2018). Ecuadorian Foreign Service Member (2009-2011). University professor with fifteen years of experience.