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Country: Catalunya (Spain)
Originally from: Catalunya (Spain)
Organisation: Fundació Catalunya la Pedrera
Job title: Head of Land Management
Email: xavi.escute[at]gmail.com
Languages: Catalan, Spanish, English, French

Experience with Open Standards:

Training received:

  • 2008: Basic OS training in Tour du Valat (France)
  • 2010: Coach in Training at Multi-Team Workshop in Kerkini (Greece)
  • 2011: Trainer in Training at Multi-Team Workshop in Delta de l’Ebre (Spain)
  • 2011: Attended the European Coach Rally in Delta de l’Ebre (Spain)
  • 2012: Trainer in Training at Multi-Team Workshop in Dakar (Senegal) – in French
  • 2013: Attended the Global Coaches Rally in Atlanta (United States)
  • 2013: Coach Trainer in Training in Coach Training in Apriltsi (Bulgaria)
  • 2013: Attended the European Coach Rally in Ribaritsa (Bulgaria)
  • 2014: Coach Trainer in Training in Coach Training in Limbe (Cameroon) – in French
  • 2015 Attended the Global Coaches Rally and EU Rally in Mon Sant Benet (Spain)
  • 2017 Attended the European Coach Rally in MonNatura Pirineus (Spain)

Training provided:

  • 2008-ongoing: Internal training and coaching the team at Fundació Catalunya la Pedrera
  • 2011: Coaching coaches at Multi-Team Workshop: standard 1 week training in Delta de l’Ebre (Spain)
  • 2011: Training and coaching BSc students: 1 week module at Eberswalde University (Germany)
  • 2012: Trainer and coach for LaFiba/MAVA field teams in West Africa: standard 1 week training in Dakar (Senegal)
  • 2013: Trainer and coach trainer for IUCN and partner teams in West Africa: standard 1 week training in Dakar and virtual support to develop a project proposal (Senegal)
  • 2013: Trainer and coach training at CCNet’s New Coach Training: standard 1 week training in Apriltsi (Bulgaria)
  • 2013: Trainer for IUCN team and partners in North Africa: tailor made 1.5 days workshop (Tunis)
  • 2014: Trainer and coach trainer (in French) at a New Coach Training: standard 1 week training in Limbe (Cameroon)
  • 2017: Trainer and new trainer coaching: tailor made 5 day training at Eaux et Forets workshop in Rabat (Morocco).
  • 2018: Trainer for Dubai Municipality team: tailor made 3 day training in Dubai (United Arab Emirates)

Experience in applying / coaching:

  • 2011: Revision of Management Plan for la Muntanya d’Alinyà (site owned and managed by Fundació Catalunya la Pedrera)
  • 2013: Lead and coached the multi-stakeholder process to develop the Strategic Plan of the Mountain Corridor Pyrinees-Alps
  • 2017: Revision of Management Plan for Montserrat-Coll de Can Maçana (site owned and managed by FCLP)
  • 2018: Support to PRCM’s team in revising and developping new Strategic Plan and workplan for West Africa
  • 2018-ongoing: Revision of Management Plan for Congost de Mont-rebei (site owned and managed by FCLP)

Other OS-related activities:

  • 2014-ongoing: CCNet Europe co-lead since August 2014
  • 2012-ongoing: delivered several talks about the benefits of the OS at Eurosite meetings, EC Comission, Xarxa Custodia del Territori, Students, etc
  • During Rallies: shared experiences learned at EU Coaches Rallies in thematic sessions

Additional Relevant Experience:

  • Xavier is interested in coaching teams managing protected areas
  • He is able to coach in several languages
  • Xavier is very fond of outdoor activities and traveling!
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