Hi! My name is Juan Manuel Merlos and this is my personal webpage.

Spain: chocolate with churros Croatia: the beautiful Plitvice lakes Taiwan: Pingxi lantern festival India: the amazing Taj Mahal Panama: the skyline of Panama City United States: the Liberty Statue (New York) Lion in Nairobi's National Park

I was born in Spain, but I have lived in Croatia, Taiwan, India, Panama and United States. Now, I enjoy the awesome weather of Nairobi (Kenya).


I hold an MBA degree from the Indian School of Business thanks to a full grant of Fundación "laCaixa". I am a telecommunications engineer and I have a postgraduate on web technologies.

Currently, I am proudly working for the United Nations pushing the Digital Public Goods within UNICEF's Digital Centre of Excellence in Nairobi (Kenya). Earlier, in this organization, I was designing and leading the development of internal global enterprise applications.

In the past, I created from scratch and lead the user experience team of the foremost bank of Panama, Banco General, I founded a startup company, I worked as mobile app project manager for BBVA, and I was part of the UX team of one of the largest mobile operators in the world, Telefónica Movistar.

More info about my professional career in my linked