PhD. José Benedicto

Senior R&D&I Consultant and Sustainable Development Researcher

Degree in Business Administration and Management from the University of Valencia. PhD in Human Geography from Brunel University of London. The subject of his thesis is the analysis of alternative scenarios to prepare the sustainable development of a small island (Flores, Azores, Portugal).

He has experience in both project management (among others INTERREG and H2020) and research on topics related to ecosystem services, circular economy, multi-criteria analysis, public participation and sustainable development. He is co-author of a dozen scientific articles, reports and book articles.

Since 2023, he is part of the Kveloce team, with a special focus on technical support and writing R&D&I projects. In Kveloce he is directly involved in the implementation tasks of the DISTENDER (support to the participation of case studies) and ViSS (elaboration of the SSbD – safety and sustainability by design – assessment framework of the ViSS project solutions) projects.