Dr. Engineer, Honorary A. Director of the European Investment Bank (EIB), Professor (retired) of Transport Economics at Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC). Doctor Engineer by UPC (1979), Master of Science by the University of Michigan (1975) and Ingeniero de Caminos, Canales y Puertos (UP Madrid). Consultant/advisor on transport and urban development, focused on project appraisal, financing and PPPs. Chairman of the Advisory Council of CENIT (Centre for Innovation in Transport). Co-director of the professional course on cost-benefit and project appraisal organized by the Economists and Civil Engineers associations of Catalonia. Mateu Turró was Associate Director at the Projects Directorate of the EIB (1998-2009) and member of the Advisory Committee of Ministerio de Fomento (Spain) (2015-2019). He has been a reviewer of DGRegio «Guide to Cost-Benefit Analysis of Investment Projects».