M. Valentina Konow Vial


Her expertise centers on economic analysis in industrial organizations, in particular regarding free competition and competitive strategy. Additionally, she has worked in the design and implementation of public policies, as well as the economic and financial assessments of projects and business valuation.

She previously served as a cabinet adviser in Chile’s Ministry of Social Development. Prior to working with the Chilean government, she worked as a financial and economic analyst at Econsult.

She has also been an undergraduate professor at the School of Engineering at Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile.

También ha sido profesora de pregrado en la Escuela de ingeniería de la Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile.

Academic Background
  • Master in Economics with a major in Macroeconomics, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile.

  • Business Management with a double major in Administration and Economics, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile. 

  • Real Estate Project Evaluation Course, Business School, Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez.

Awards and Honors
  • Who’s Who Legal 2016, in its first edition of Consulting Experts in the Economic Consulting – Competition Economists category. 

  • Who’s Who Legal 2017, in the Competition category, Global Competition Review.

  • Scholarship of academic excellence granted by the German government.

  • “Social Policy Report 2011”, Ministry of Social Development. 

  • “Optimizing Financial Costs of Mine Closure Plans”, Planning for Closure 2016, GECAMIN.

  • “Regional GDP per capita Convergence: The Role of Financial Development and Trade Openness”, with Francisco Gallego, 2010. Ongoing.