Marisa Gil Lapetra is a consultant for the International Hospital Federation in charge of the IHF Knowledge Hub. She is responsible for managing and examining recommendations for improving knowledge transfer among IHF members.Marisa has been an active contributor to different international health projects, such as the Global Alliance for Health and Pollution (GAHP). Mrs Gil Lapetra has been working as strategy manager and business developer, delivering services in economic analysis and policy recommendations in the health industry, for various private national and international health organisations. Marisa worked for the OECD for 10 years. She holds a MPhil degree in Macroeconomic and Quantitative Analysis from both Universidad Complutense de Madrid and Université de Paris X.