Gemma Pinyol i Jiménez
Head of Migration Policies and Diversity

Gemma Pinyol i Jiménez is Head of Migration Policies and Diversity. She is also an expert on migration and diversity management for the Intercultural Cities project at Council of Europe and policy advisor at RECI-Spanish Network of Intercultural Cities. She is associate researcher at GRITIM-Pompeu Fabra University.

She has been served as Head of Cabinet of the Spanish State Secretary of Immigration and Emigration, project manager in the C4i- Communication for Integration project at the Council of Europe and, formerly, Head of the Research Programme on International Migration at CIDOB.

Expert appointed by the Committee of the Regions and the Economic and Social Committee in different opinions. She has been involved in different European projects such as the European Task Force on Irregular Migration, the Anti-Rumors Strategy for Preventing Racism or the TEMPER project.

She holds a degree in Political Science from the Autonomous University of Barcelona, a MA in International Studies and a MA in Political Analysis from UOC.