Edwin Vega | INCAE

Biography

Master in Economics with a specialty in Socioeconomic Evaluation of Projects and in Natural Resources and Environment, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (PUC). Bachelor's and Bachelor's Degree in Economics, emphasis in Business Administration from the University of Costa Rica, and graduated from INCAE-InWent's Sustainable Management Program (SMP). Consultant on economics and ecology issues such as evaluation of environmental damage, disasters and externalities; socioeconomic analysis; environmental services, CSR productive experiences, public policy advocacy and the like. He has served clients in the public sector (MINAET, SINAC, Judicial Power, etc.), private sector (ESPH-SA, CNFL), academia (INCAE, UCR, UCI); and non-governmental organizations (UNDP, IPS, CIECO, CCT, etc.).

Profile

Data message

Country of origin:
Costa Rica
Country of Residence:
Costa Rica
Office Tel .:
+506 2437-2200
E-mail: 
edwin.vega@consultor.incae.edu

Degrees

  • Master (Master) in Economics, mention in Social Evaluation of Projects. Pontifical Catholic University of Chile (PUC), 1995.
  • Baccalaureate and Bachelor's Degree in Economics, emphasis in Business Administration. UCR 1991 and 1994 respectively.
  • Graduate Program: SMP of INCAE-InWent, 2006

Work experience

Place of work: REDD + Secretariat, FONAFIFO
From: 2014 To: Present
Position: Consultant
Description: Drafting of the National REDD + Costa Rica Strategy for the Forest Carbon Partnership Facility (FCPF).

Place of work: INCAE Business School
From: 1999 To: Present
Position: Consultant-researcher
Description: Various consultancies in the referred topics; more than 25 works including papers, cases, and other documents as author and co-author.

Place of work: UNDP
From: March 2007 To: February 2008
Description: In the GEF-FFEM-UNDP Project "Improvement of management and conservation practices in ACMIC" as an expert in charge of the bio-economic issues of the project.

Place of work: Varied (FONAFIFO, SINAC, CNFL, MINAE, ESPH, CRRH, FONAFIFO, PROSIGA, CR- USA, SENARA, CEPAL, UCI)
From: 2000 To: Present
Position: Consultant
Description: Various consultancies on economics-ecology issues.