Jean-Jacques Duhart Saurel is Industrial Civil Engineer and MSc in Engineering Sciences of the University of Chile, Master in Public Administration (MPA), Ecole Nationale d’Administration (ENA), Paris.
Executive Vice-President, Asociación de Productores Locales de Medicamentos A.G. (PROLMED)(since june 2019); Executive Vice-President, Chamber of Pharmaceutical Innovation of Chile (2019 may-2013); Member of the Board at Corporacion de Bienesde Capital (CBC) and Centre for Biotechnology and Bioengineering (CeBIB); He has been consultant for the OECD for its Centre for Development and for the Directorate for Science, Technology and Innovation (DSTI), as expert in innovation and entrepreneurship; and Professor at the Department of Industrial Engineering of the University of Chile.
Undersecretary of the Economy (Vice-Minister) and member of the board of Fundación Chile and the National Council of Innovation for Competitiveness (2010-2008). Previously, he was Executive Director of Innova Chile at CORFO, the Chilean Economic Development Agency and senior consultant at Deloitte;
Undersecretary of Agriculture and Forestry (Vice-Minister), Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry of Chile (1997-2000) and National Director of the Chilean Export Promotion Bureau (ProChile)(1995-1996). He has been consultant for ECLAC/UNIDO, FAO and Fundación Chile and member of the board of several companies as Aguas Andinas S.A. (AGBAR Aguasde Barcelona-Lyonnaise des Eaux group), ESSBIO (Southern Cross, Ontario Teacher’s Pension Plan OTPP) and ZOFRI.