Josep Grifoll is an economist by formation. Since 1997 he is working in AQU Catalunya on QA processes for programmes and higher education institutions. Since 2008 he is member of the Board of ENQA. He has been member of the steering committee of EQAF (the European Quality Assurance Forum) in 2010 and 2011. He has experience in international QA projects and processes within Europe, Latin America and South East Asia. At the moment, he is working in a team of experts to develop the accreditation of higher education study programmes in Bosnia and Herzegovina; and representing ENQA in a capacity building project for the ASEAN Countries. Before being involved in QA for Higher Education, he worked at Nissan Motor doing job evaluations and in the Universitat Politècnica developing systems to manage the PhD office.