Gloria has over fifteen years of experience in international development, strategic analysis, consulting, and capacity building with the public, private, and non-profit sectors in more than thirty countries in Europe, the Middle East, Central Asia, Africa, Latin America, and the Caribbean. Extensive experience across a wide array of industrial, agricultural, and services-oriented sectors to increase economic development through greater competitiveness, innovation, and shared prosperity. She is a partner and COO of The Cluster Competitiveness Group, a unique strategic consulting firm specialized in value chains, competitiveness and innovation ecosystems. She is also a SME advisor and a social entrepreneur.


  • MBA Esade Business School, Barcelona, Spain
  • ME Telecom (Ingenieria Superior), Polytechnic University of Catalonia, Spain