Maria Cortada de la Peña

Technician at the Metropolitan Strategic Plan of Barcelona

CV summary

Graduate in Political Science (UPF) and Master in Metropolitan Studies (IERMB). She has focused her work life on local administration, firstly as a consultant on public organizations, administrative processes and evaluation of public programs, and currently on city development strategies. Since 2009 she has been working at the Metropolitan Strategic Plan of Barcelona, as a technician in charge of projects of prospective, metropolitan governance, social inclusion and the 2030 Agenda.


  • UNESCO. United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
  • The Catalan Association of Public Universities (ACUP)

Sponsored by

  • Generalitat de Catalunya