Rebeca Lucas

Senior R&D&I Consultant and Social Science Researcher

Degree in Economics from the University of Salamanca; Diploma in Higher Education in Business Organisation from Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh. MA in Economics from Staffordshire University, UK, and postgraduate degree in foreign trade from the Italian Institute of Foreign Trade in Rome. She has been a lecturer in economics at Staffordshire University and a researcher at the European University Institute in Florence.

Since 2001 she has been preparing and advising on the drafting of proposals for European research and development programmes. In addition, she has extensive experience in the field of innovation policy, having been Italy’s correspondent for the European Trend-Chart on Innovation and advising the European Commission on these matters.

Since 2018, she has been working at Kveloce as a consultant and researcher in social sciences, in charge of drafting R&D&I proposals, at European level (especially Horizon Europe) and providing technical assistance in studies and technical services.