He received the B.Sc. degree in Electrical Engineering from the Industrial University of Santander (UIS), Bucaramanga, Colombia in 2007; the Master degree in the Electricity Sector from the Comillas University (UPCO), Madrid, Spain in 2008; the M.Sc. degree in Engineering and Policy Analysis from the Delft University of Technology (TUDelft), Delft, The Netherlands in 2010; and he is now pursuing the Erasmus Mundus Joint Ph.D. degree in Sustainable Energy Technologies and Strategies (SETS) delivered by the UPCO, Spain, the Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Sweden, and TUDelft, The Netherlands. He is currently an Assistant Researcher at the Institute for Research in Technology (IIT) at the UPCO. His areas of interest are power quality, protective relaying, and economy and regulation of electric sector.