Alejandro holds a First Class MSc degree in Industrial Engineering and a BEng degree in Mechanical Engineering from University of Malaga (Spain). In 2007 he joined a technical office to work as a designer of hydraulic, water heating and electricity installations. After finishing his Master Degree in 2011 he worked in an energy company as a Design Engineer, later on he was awarded a grant by the Spanish Ministry of Education to work in a Spanish company with operations in India where he was part of the operations team. In 2014, Alejandro joined Geoenvironmental Research Centre’s (GRC) as a Research Assistant after 9 month visiting period as an external member of the research group based in University of Malaga “Operations and Sustainability”. Currently he works in WP9 Smart Thermal Energy Grid of the FLEXIS project.