Dr. Guillermo Tardio is a researcher at Technical University of Madrid, a Chartered Engineer and he has more than fifteen years of experience as a consultant engineer. Dr. Tardio is a member of the European Federation of Soil Bioengineering (EFIB) and the Spanish Association of Soil Bioengineering (AEIP). He is trying to develop integrated design schemes by enriching traditional engineering design protocols and routines with ecosystem services and eco-engineering approaches. He has specialist expertise in ground bio- and eco-engineering solutions, Nature Based Solutions and erosion protection. He has a broad experience in river restoration and slope stabilization projects. Dr. Tardio holds a PhD and Msc degrees in Forestry Engineering from the Technical University of Madrid (Spain).