Ms. Bengoetxea is Minister for Public Administration & Institutional relations in Government of Biscay, in charge of Services, Modernization and Good Governance Ms. Bengoetxea began her political career in local politics in 2003 having hold the position of Deputy Mayor of the city of Bilbao and spokesperson for the Bilbao Local Government She has also been the President of the A.S.S, of Basque Municipalities from 2011 to 2015 During these 4 years she also was - Policy Committee member in Council of European Municipalities and Regions - Member of the Chamber of Local Authorities in Council of Europe. The Congress of Local and Regional Authorities. Ms. Ibone Bengoetxea has a Degree on Psychology and Title in Music Theory and Piano. She developed her professional life in the field of transport (Basque Railways and Metro Bilbao) as well as in local and regional Social Services.