Dr Ulrich Harmes-Liedtke

Main fields of expertise

Territorial economic development
Cluster and value chain promotion
Standards and quality infrastructure
Industrial Policy
Green Economy
Coaching and methodology development

Certified training in Capacity WORKS

Working experience

Founding partner of Mesopartner, 2003

1997-2002 ISA Consult GmbH, Bochum (Germany), senior consultant

1996-1997 Foundation CIREM, Barcelona (Spain),, junior consultant

1991-1994 University of Bremen, research project on regional development in Europe,  researcher

Editor of Spanish version PACA Newsletter and host of RadioDEL Podcast.

Work experience mainly in Latin America (Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Columbia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay), the Caribbean and Europe (Germany and Spain).


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Personal background

Born 1965, PhD in political science and economics (Bremen 1999), MA in economics (Hamburg 1991).

Ulrich is based in Chascomús, Buenos Aires Province, Argentina.