About me

Senior Lecturer, researcher, knowledge manager and social enterprise consultant with experience in the private, social economy and academic sectors. After having worked as knowledge management practitioner for five years in combination with consultancy work with social economy organisations in Colombia, I have started my academic career in UK as researcher and senior lecturer in social enterprises, social innovation, knowledge management, informal entrepreneurship and sustainability.


  • PhD Business Information Management and Operations, University of Westminster, UK
  • MSc Industrial Engineering, Universidad de los Andes, Colombia
  • BSc Industrial Engineering, Universidad Nacional de Colombia


My teaching experience includes: Leading the Innovation and Creativity module, and leading seminars in Sustainable Business and Digital Business.


Current research interests: My research interests and publications are in social enterprises, social entrepreneurship, social innovation, knowledge and innovation management, informal entrepreneurship and spiral economy.

Research projects: Social innovation in Colombia and Brazil, Knowledge Management in social enterprises in UK, Social Entrepreneurship in Brazil and UK


For details of all my research outputs, visit my WestminsterResearch profile.