He is working as Counselor for Guanajuato Congress and is also Director for UNIGUA. He has rich experience from the government and the industry, acting as a counselor and an entrepreneur. He will bring his expertise in public policies, research as well as industry to the the scenaries in building smart cities by using FIWARE technologies. Franz studied international business, trade and tax law in the University of Iberoamericana, and has a degree from Harvard University in business management and MBA. He also studied public economics in Friedric-Schiller-Universitat Jena.
An initiative to accelerate the market uptake of FIWARE technologies in Mexico, pioneered by the increasing engagement of stakeholders through specialized training of the most up to date FIWARE technologies, Working Groups and Open FIWARE Camps MX-EU.