Anthropologist, with more than thirty years of experience in studies and social intervention in areas of social production of habitat, urban poverty, neighborhood recovery, community work with grassroots organizations and education of social leaders.

Sociologist, graduated in Sociology and Education, 28 years of work experience in research and development of social projects and education. Responsible for 22 years of the School of Education and Training with women: Territory, Identity, Gender and Generation.

Degree in Education and teacher of Spanish (Universidad Católica de Valparaíso). Person in charge of the editorial production for Ediciones SUR, of SUR Corporation’s magazine, Proposiciones,, of articles by its researchers for other media, and of internal reports.

Auditor Accountant Studies, Universidad Tecnológica Metropolitana (UTEM), Santiago. Accounting support.

Architect, Catholic University of Valparaíso. Master in City Planning, Yale University. Researcher at SUR Profesionales Consultores S.A., President of the Corporation for Social Studies and Education. Member of the National Council for Urban Development (2014/2018). He has been a consultant for the United Nations Development Program (UNDP), the Urban Environmental Management Program (UEMP), the United Nations Centre for Human Settlements (UNCHS-Habitat), the Organization of American States (OAS) in Latin American countries; for Ministries of Housing and Urbanism, Public Works, and National Assets, and various municipalities in Chile..

Architect (University of Chile). Postgraduate studies at the Danish School of Architecture. Member of the Women and Habitat Network of Latin America. Author of various research and consulting projects, and of publications on urban and local development, public spaces, care, and gender. At the international level, she has carried out work for Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC), United Nations Development Program (UNDP), the European Union and UN Women.

Communicator, graduated from the University of Ottawa, Canada. Researcher, academic and consultant, specialized in Electronic Waste, Communication and Information Technology issues, with more than 25 years of experience in planning, development and implementation of international projects.

Anthropologist (Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos. Lima, Peru), Master II (Université Paris VII-Jussieu, France) with specializations in management and public management. With experience in topics of public management, territorial planning, community participation, application of qualitative-quantitative methodologies and project formulation and management.

Professionals and researchers who collaborate with SUR Profesionales Consultores: 

  • Fernando Carrión. Architect, academic of the Department of Political Studies, FLACSO Ecuador Headquarters. 
  • Ana Falú. Argentine architect, academic and social activist for human and women’s rights. 
  • María Pía Olivera. Sociologist, Executive Director at GUERNICA Consultores, Chile. 
  • Soledad Parada. Senior Advisor, United Nations FAO; expert in Information Technology. 
  • Ana Sugranyes. Catalan and Chilean architect, PhD. Defender of human rights in the city. 
  • Pablo Trivelli. Economist, consultant on urban and real estate issues. 
  • Librecht van Hemelryck. Economist and anthropologist, specialized in international cooperation for development. 
  • Verónica Aranda, doctor in social sciences
  • Paula Rodríguez, doctor in social sciences
  • Camila Cociña, arquitecta, Doctora en Planeamiento del Desarrollo