Be positive. Data are here to help us protect the environment
Elena Palao Martinez. Scientist.

Elena is a Scientist with experience in geospatial data analysis, statistics, and environmental engineering. She aligns people’s needs with their data to identify the best way for them to gain the most value from their data.

With a keen interest in geospatial data analysis and hydrology, Elena worked as catchment management specialist before joining Vizzuality. She can generate land use change and population projection models as well as flood economics analysis to assess flood and drought impacts due to climate change.

Always keen to try something new, Elena has tried hiking, kayaking, windsurfing, and climbing. She loves being outdoors and will give anything a go!