At the Metropolis Institute there are three main groups of people who work for the proper functioning of the Institute and the well-being of workers.

The three main groups and the people who make them up today are:

Business Committee:

  • Fernando Antón Alonso

Researcher in the area of Social and Urban Cohesion

  • Joan Checa Rius

Researcher in the Mobility Area

  • Berta Sellarès Gómez

Project Manager

  • Elisa Stinus Bru Hall

Researcher at the Institute of Childhood and Adolescence

  • Ana Vicente Olmo

Researcher in the Area of Social Rights and Public Policy


Equality Commission:

On behalf of the company:

  • Juan Carlos Migoya Martinez


  • Reyes Ramirez Gomez

HR Technique

On behalf of the staff:

  • Berta Sellarès Gómez

Works Council

  • Joan Checa Rius

Works Council

  • Irene Cruz Gomez

Equality Committee

  • Marta Murrià Sangenís

Equality Committee

  • David Andres Argomedo

Equality Committee


Training Committee:

  • Ana Romero Valle

On behalf of the HR Department

  • Gemma Soler Massó

On behalf of the Works Council

  • Fernando Anton Alonso

On behalf of workers

  • Xavier Bach Coma

On behalf of workers

  • Núria Ruiz Forés

On behalf of workers


The Barcelona Institute of Regional and Metropolitan Studies (Institut d’Estudis Regionals i Metropolitans de Barcelona) has its social headquarters in the Bellaterra campus of the Autonomous University of Barcelona (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona).

Autonomous University of Barcelona(Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona)
Campus of Bellaterra
Plaça del Coneixement, edifici MRA, p. 2
08193 Bellaterra (Cerdanyola del Vallès)


tel.: 93 586 88 80

Opening hours for the public: 8-15h

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