Claudia Meseguer Velasco was born in Murcia, Spain, in 1966. She obtained the B.S. in Industrial Engineering from the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid. She is a researcher and consultant at the Instituto de Investigacion Tecnologica, Universidad Pontificia Comillas where she has finished her Ph.D. Her areas of interest include regulation, operation and expansion of electric power systems. She has participated in several consultancy and research projects concerning wholesale marginal prices, design and simulation of wholesale electricity markets, capacity payments and other issues related to the introduction of competition in the electricity industry.