Antoni is a former Deputy Mayor of Barcelona (2011-2015), political advisor, analyst and international consultant on smart cities and urban innovation. Previously, he held several positions in the Catalan Government. During his tenure in Barcelona he led the recent smart urban transformation. He is the Senior Advisor to the London School of Economics and contributes regularly to the national press. Currently he is also engaged in several projects across Europe, America, Asia and the Middle East. Antoni graduated in Business Administration from University of Barcelona and the Leadership and Public Management Programme from IESE Madrid.