Diego del Blanco Orobitg's involvement in the Sakai community started in 2005 at the Universidad Politécnica de Valencia. He has been working since then in several companies (now at UNICON as the Sakai Tech Lead) covering a lot of different roles related to Sakai: Development, training about and with Sakai, project management, user's and customer's support, marketing, finances and management in a SCA, Sakai implementations and integrations, QA, educational, instructional and pedagogical design providing a vision of the needs of all the actors involved in the educational process. He is the Latam representative at the Apereo Foundation and was selected as Apereo Fellow in 2014 and won the 2015 TWSIA award. 

His education includes a Master Degree in Telecommunication Engineering at the Universidad Politecnica de Valencia, an MBA at INEDE Business School and a Master in eLearning Technologies at the Universidad de Sevilla.