Miquel Rodríguez Planasis the commissioner for 2030 Agenda of the City Council of Barcelona and spearheads its mission is to fulfill the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
From 2015 to the beginning of 2019 he was director of the research centers for public-private collaboration of the IESE Business School where he was responsible for managing the relationship of the centers and the United Nations. He has been a member of the UNECE expert team in public-private collaborations and the UNECE working team for the definition of the evaluation criteria for the achievement of public collaborations in the Sustainable Development Goals. He has participated in the development of an SDG evaluation methodology for public concession contracts, and in the analysis of several contracts.
Mr. Rodríguez Planas was a manager for the Bages University Foundation, Manresa Campus of the Vic-Central University of Catalonia from 2013 to 2015, manager of Zohar Consulting, specialized in strategic planning for the third sector organizations from 2011 to 2013, analyst of public policies on investments at the presidency of the Generalitat of Catalonia from 2006 to 2010, manager of Friends of the Elderly Foundation from 2004-2006, co-director of customer service at the Universal Forum of Cultures from 2003 to 2004, and director of the department of roads at the Consell Insular de Menorca from 2001 to 2003.
He is a graduate of economics from the Autonomous University of Barcelona and holds a Master's degree in management of information and knowledge in organizations from the UOC. He has completed a Master's degree in public management at ESADE-UAB-UPF.