University of Las Palmas of Gran Canaria
PhD in Sport and Physical Activity Sciences (University of Las Palmas of Gran Canaria), Graduate in Physical Education (I.N.E.F., Technical University of Madrid) and Teacher in Primary education (Complutense University of Madrid). He has been Headmaster of the High School ‘Tomás Morales’ (1987-1993) and Dean of the Faculty of Sport and Physical Activity Sciences (University of Las Palmas of Gran Canaria, 2009-2018). Teacher for the Diploma Degree, University Degree and Máster in Tourism at the Faculty of Economics, Business and Tourism of the University of Las Palmas of Gran Canaria (1994-2018). Editor-in-Chief of the digital scientific journal ‘Acción Motriz’ (Motor Action, 2008-2019). Researcher in several International Development Cooperation and Research Projects. He has over 40 publications, comprehending books, chapter of books and scientific papers. He has participated as a guest speaker in over 90 international congresses (in Latin America and Europe). Furthermore, he has directed 4 PhDs concerning Tourism. Additionally, he has chaired and founded the Canary Association of Travel Agencies and Tour Operators (CEAV, 2011-19). Also founding partner of businesses ‘Natura Sport S.L.’ and of the wholesale-retail travel agencies ‘Nadia Tours S.L.’ and ‘Olimpia 2000’.