Luis Alonso Sancho | INCAE


Economist with experience in research on issues of Foreign Direct Investment, International Trade, Regulation of Public Services and regulation of investment in public health. Consultant in Economics.


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Country of origin:
Costa Rica
Country of Residence:
Costa Rica
Office Tel .:
+506 2437-2200


  • Master in International Trade Management, Economics. International Center for Economic Policy (CINPE) - National University of Costa Rica. 2005-2007.
  • Graduated from the Master of Arts in Economics, with an emphasis on Social Policy, Economics. ILADES / Georgetown University, Santiago de Chile. 1996-1998.
  • Baccalaureate and Bachelor's Degree in Economics, emphasis in Business Management. Costa Rica university. 1988-1994.

Work experience

Place of work: Regulatory Authority of Public Services (ARESEP)
From: February, 2013 To: December, 2013
Position: Economist at the Regulatory Development Center
Description: Economist in economic research on regulation, development of rate methodologies in regulated sectors and inter-institutional coordination for the development of regulatory information. Regulation Development Center. 

Place of work: Costa Rican Social Security Fund (CCSS)
From: February, 2009 To: November, 2010
Position: Executive Presidency Advisor
Description: Advice to the Executive Presidency of the institution, within the Technical Secretariat of Strategic Planning for the development and implementation of culture and Project Management systems in the area of ​​investment in health infrastructure. Research for the development of indicator systems to complement the investment process in health infrastructure and the regulation of health services.
Place of work: Private Consultant in Economics
From: June, 2006 To: Present
Description: Private consulting activities to national and international institutions, in Economy, Foreign Trade and Strategic Development.

Place of work: Promotora de Comercio Exterior de Costa Rica (PROCOMER)
From: August, 2001 To: June, 2006
Position: Economist and Business Analyst
Description: Economist in charge of research related to the export promotion process, in conjunction with the Business Intelligence Management team.

Place of work: Costa Rican Corporation for Development Initiatives (CINDE) 
From: May, 1999 To: May, 2001
Position: Economist and Market Monitoring Analyst
Description: Economist in charge of research related to the process of promoting the attraction of Foreign Direct Investment, together with the team of the Market Intelligence Directorate.

Place of work: Ministry of National Planning and Economic Policy (MIDEPLAN)
From: February, 1994 To: May, 1996
Position: Development Projects Analyst
Description: Development and monitoring of social development projects originating from funds associated with the PL-480 Program (USAID).