Rafael Acevedo joined Econintech as founder-director in 2015. He is also an aggregate professor at Universidad Centroccidental Lisandro Alvarado in Venezuela. Rafael is interested in economic freedom, poverty, investment, Austrian economics and applied econometrics, and has published academic papers in international journals. In 2015, Rafael and other professionals founded Econintech with the objective of spreading libertarian ideals through education and consulting to inspire people to demand and fight for freedom and create a new libertarian political option. He holds a doctorate in management, a Master of Science in economics, a bachelor’s degree in public accountancy, and an associate degree in administration of physical and financial resources.