Sergio Berensztein, Ph.D.

President
Poliarquía Consultores 
Buenos Aires, Argentina
www.poliarquia.com

Sergio Berensztein has a Ph.D. in Political Science from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He also serves as Director of Poliarquía Consultores and Professor and Director of the Masters in Public Policy at Tocuato Di Tella University. In 2006, Dr. Berensztein was the Andrew Mellon Visiting Professor at Duke University.

Dr. Berensztein is a renowned political consultant and professor, who serves as an advisor to the United Nations Development Programme and the World Bank. He has coordinated the Dialogue Table for the political reform of the Province of Buenos Aires and is a director of PROLID (Democratic Leadership Program).

Dr. Berensztein has more than 30 publications on political reform, institutional development, and the political economy of structural reforms in Latin America. He is frequently consulted by major national and international media outlets and has also delivered lectures on the Argentine political situation in more than forty universities and research centers around the world (among them, Harvard University, Stanford University, Georgetown University, Duke University, the University of North Carolina, the University of Maryland, the University of Miami, George Washington University, the University of Salamanca, and the University of Barcelona). He serves on the boards of several civil society organizations: the Executive Board of Political Reform Now!, the advisory boards of Asociación Conciencia, Grupo Interrupción and Fundación Grupo Sophía, and the Board of Directors of AREA (Strategic Reflection Association of Argentina).