Senior Research Associate

Jhon works as a Senior Research Associate at IPA Colombia. Before coming to IPA, he worked at the National Statistical Office of Colombia as Advisor for the Director-General as well as head of the Poverty Group, where he was responsible for the estimation and publication of the official income-based and multidimensional poverty measures in Colombia. Previously, he worked as an Economist at the Economic Development Office in Cali, Colombia, where he led the design of a 10-year strategy to foster competitiveness. Jhon holds a BA in Economics from Icesi University and an MSc in Quantitative Economics from the University of Paris 1 - Panthéon-Sorbonne.