Africa Marrero is a Naval and Oceanic Engineer from the Polytechnic University of Cartagena, specialized in marine structures.
She began her professional career as a planning and control engineer in submarine construction projects at the Navantia shipyard in Cartagena. Later she worked as a ship Manager in ASTICAN, Astilleros Canarios, mainly carrying out work control functions in oil rigs.
Her areas of knowledge include computational fluid dynamics(CFD) and calculation of ship emissions.
She joined CENIT at the beginning of 2019 as a researcher in the department of logistics and maritime transport where she brings her expertise in national and European projects.