Prior to joining CRU, Jaime worked as geotechnical engineer at Piteau Associates. In 2017 and 2018, Jaime worked developing strategies in the Chilean lithium sector as Independent Consultant at the CORFO’s Non-Metallic Minerals Committee and as an Analyst of the Non-Metallic Mining and Non-Concessionable Substances Unit of the Ministry of Mining of Chile.
Jaime holds a MSc. in Mineral and Energy Economics from Colorado School of Mines, United States, and a BSc. in Mining Engineering from the Universidad de Santiago de Chile. He is bilingual in English and Spanish.