Barbu Mateescu (38, Bucharest) is a sociologist and independent political consultant residing in Cluj, Romania. For than 10 years, he has worked as an election consultant as a poll analyst and political strategist. He consulted different political parties at different elections: from local to presidential.
Mateescu’s main expertise includes electoral behaviour in general, and the impact of regional disparities on the social and political landscape.
He got his BA and MA degrees at the University of Pennsylvania.
Matesscu’s analyses are frequently aired on Romania TV channels, while he also posts on his blog (in Romanian) http://sociollogica.blogspot.com/