Gerardo Pisarello

Gerardo Pisarello Prados (born 1970)[1] is a Spanish-Argentine politician and jurist, member of the 13th Congress of Deputies. A member of Barcelona en Comú, he served as First Deputy Mayor of Barcelona between 2015 and 2019, with responsibility for Work, Economy and Strategic Planning.[2]

Pisarello in 2015

Political and academic careerEdit

A former professor in constitutional law at the University of Barcelona, he was elected to the Barcelona City Council as part of the Barcelona en Comú municipal platform.[3]

He is the author of numerous books on constitutionalism, human rights and the right to the city and writes for Público, and Sin Permiso.[4]

Pisarello was vice president of the DESC Observatory for over ten years and was one of the founding members of the anti-capitalist and pro-independence Procés Constituent.

He is a member of the Advisory Panel of DiEM25.[5]


  1. ^ "XIII Legislatura (2019-Actualidad) Pisarello Prados, Gerardo". Congress of Deputies.
  2. ^ "The new municipal organisational structure is headed by the mayor and 4 deputies". Ajuntament de Barcelona. Retrieved 24 October 2015.[permanent dead link]
  3. ^ Puente, Arturo (2015-05-24). "Ada Colau Gana Barcelona". El Diario. Retrieved 25 May 2015.
  4. ^ "Gerardo Pisarello Prados". Dialnet. Retrieved 18 May 2015.
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