Committed Against Climate Change

Ibon Galarraga

Research Professor

Basque Centre for Climate Change (BC3)


Spanish Association for Energy Economics (AEEE)

Ibon Galarraga holds a Ph.D. in Economics (Environmental Economics) from the University of Bath (UK), M.A. Economics at the University of Essex (UK) and B.A. Economics (speciality of International Economics and Development) at the University of Basque Country. He is an expert in environmental and energy economics and public policy with extensive experience. Ibon has published substantially in the field and is currently the President of the Spanish Association for Energy Economics (AEEE). During July 2005 and May 2009, he was the Deputy Minister for the Environment of the Basque Government, Executive Vice-President of the Environmental Public Society (IHOBE), and Member of the Board of the Basque Energy Board (EVE).

In 2009 he joined the Basque Centre for Climate Change (BC3) as Research Professor and he was Deputy Director in the period 2013-2015.

Dr. Galarraga is Partner and Director of Metroeconomica, S.L. since 2017.