- Balám joined Akya in 2015.
- Previous to Akya, Balám worked with the Instituto Mexicano para la Competitividad responsible for research in areas of project cost evaluation, higher education and government budgetary transparency. He worked previously with Mundo Joven as a marketing assistant.
- In Akya he has participated in projects dealing with commercial banking.
- Balám holds a BS in Economics from Universitat de Barcelona