Born in Banyoles (Girona), Cristina is a Research Assistant in the Financial Markets Unit of the Strategic Planning and Research Department of CaixaBank. She holds Master in Macroeconomics and Financial Markets from the Barcelona GSE. She is currently pursuing an MRes specialized in Monetary and Financial Economics at UNED. Before joining CaixaBank, she worked as a research assistant at the University of Girona. Her areas of study include macroeconomics and monetary policy, with special emphasis on monitoring and forecasting exchange rates.