Ms. Cristina Múgica Vargas
Cristina Múgica Vargas is General Director of Territorial Competitiveness and Tourism of the Department of Economic Promotion of the Provincial Council of Bizkaia. She has a degree in Political Science and Sociology from the University of Deusto, she has a Diploma in Techniques applied to the Planning of the territory and a Master of High Management in Policy and strategy of tourist destinations. Throughout her professional career, she has held other positions of responsibility in the Basque Public Administration and has been a strategy consultant at LKS Next, a professional services company of the Mondragón Corporation. As a consultant, he has led multiple projects to design policies and strategies for local / regional development both in the Basque Country and in other regions and countries (Colombia, Bolivia, Costa Rica, USA, Northern Ireland), as well as tourism competitiveness and innovation plans, rural development, social innovation and promotion of sustainability.