Fernando Balbuena is Senior Economist at BBVA Research Mexico since 2009. He is in charge of the economic and financial analysis of the real estate sector and the construction industry.
Previously, he worked as Economist in the Economic Development Department of the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) of the United Nations Organization (UNO), where he was in charge of the analysis and design of macroeconometric models for the countries of Central America and the Caribbean.
Fernando holds a BA in Economics from the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) and a MA in Finance from the School of Engineering of the same University. Participates as a speaker in academic conferences and forums related to the housing sector in Mexico.