Paulino Montes-Solla

Investigador asociado

R&D Manager and Associate Researcher of the Jean Monnet Group on Competition and Regional Development in the EU

Lecturer of the Jean Monnet Chair of European Industrial Economy.

PhD in Economics, Excellent Cum Laude, International Mention (2015, University of Coruña)

PMSc in Business Management of Innovation (2014, University of Coruña)

MSc in Management and Public Policy (2012, University of Coruña)

BS in Economics (2011, University of Coruña)


Professional background

Member of the expert group in Regional European Policy for Spain and regular contributor to the reports on ERDF funds for the European Commission, with the Professor Dr. Andres Faiña Medin and the Senior Lecturer Dr. Jesus Lopez-Rodriguez (Responsible expert for Spain ("Expert Evaluation Network for policy analysis on the performance of Cohesion Policy 2007-2013") since 2009.

Junior consultant to several institutions including the DG Regio, European Commission and Basque Court of Competition.

Research stays

Visiting scholar at some universities including the European Policies Research Center (EPRC) of the University of Strathclyde (Glasgow, UK) (2013), at the Institute of Capital, Creativity and Innovation (IC² Institute) of The University of Texas at Austin (Texas, USA) (2014) with an Inditex-UDC 2014 scholarship, and at the Faculty of Economics (FEP) of the University of Porto (Portugal) (2015) with an Iacobus 2015 scholarship for a short research stay.

Reviewer and committees

He is reviewer of some marketing academic journals such as Marketing Intelligence and Planning and member of the scientific committee at international conferences on Innovation and Entrepreneurship such as Conferência Ibérica de Empreendedorismo.

Research focuses

Regional Development, Business Management of Innovation, Marketing, Renewable energy economy and Consulting of European Community Funds.


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                 Paulino Montes-Solla     Paulino Montes-Solla

Facultad de Economía y Empresa  - Campus de Elviña s/n.

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