Ricardo has worked for Sense International since 2007. He has a Law Degree with specialisation in Human Rights and International Humanitarian Law. He also has a MA in Social Management, a Certificate of Participation in the Stanford Executive Program for Non-profit Leaders and has recently concluded a Diploma in Public Management and Public Policies. Ricardo has been a consultant for a UNDP project based in Rome, Italy; Coordinator for the Disability Program at the Peruvian Ombudsman; and Chairman of the National Council of People with Disability – CONADIS.
In 2007, Ricardo joined Sense International as Regional Programme Director for Latin America and then, from 2009, as General Director for Peru. He is a national speaker on issues relating to public policies, advocacy, inclusion and disability, author of articles for papers and specialist magazines, consultant on social issues for government entities and private companies, and a member of the Working Table on Disability and Rights and DbI Ibero Latin America Network.