Unai Andueza

General Director of of Strategic Projects. Gipuzkoa Provincial Council

Industrial engineer from TECNUN – University of Navarre and MBA Executive from the Deusto University. He starts his professional career in the machine tool sector, where he has performed, along one decade, tasks as Project Manager in the Ideko Technological Centre and after that tasks of business development in the Danobat Group – Mondragón Corporation. At the same time, he acts as a councellor during the legislatures 1999-2003 and 2003-2007 in the Treasury and Staff Areas of the Azkoitia Town-Hall.

After doing a postgraduate course in Microeconomics of Competitiveness, which deepens in the fields of the entrepreneurial competitiveness and the regional development at the Deusto University, he joins Tolosaldea Garatzen S.A., economic development agency set up by the 28 municipalities of the Tolosaldea county, to design, create and subsequently rule the department of promotion and industrial competitiveness, position where he stays for 12 years.

At the beginning of 2020, he starts to perform the function of being responsible for the Strategic Projects of the DFG (Gipuzkoa Provincial Council): both in crosscutting strategies for the positioning of Gipuzkoa as a reference in the technological fields of the RIS-3, and the Elkar-EKIN LANEAN Strategy 2020-2023 for the creation and promotion of the inclusive and quality project.