Director of Business Development and Innovation
Miguel has a PhD in Chemistry from the University of Santiago de Compostela, a Master's in Quality and Prevention of Occupational Risks from the University of Barcelona and a Senior Management Program from the Instituto de Empresa. Since 2022 he is Director of the Business Development and Innovation Area.
He has more than 20 years of experience as a manager in the Healthcare sector, holding various positions of responsibility: CEO, Business Development, Innovation, Regulatory, Marketing and Sales. He has been Principal Investigator in more than 15 Public-Private Collaboration Projects, and has great expertise in transferring research results to companies. He has in-depth knowledge of the legal requirements applicable to medical devices (Regulation 745/2017, ISO 13485, ISO 14971…).
He was the founder of one of the first medical device start-ups created in Spain (1999), being responsible for the Development and Market Placement of 16 Class III medical devices. During his management, he led the company's internationalization process, being present in more than 24 countries on 4 continents, and achieving that international turnover accounted for 70% of the total.
He also worked as Innovation Director of INIBSA Laboratories with the functions of managing research projects and looking for new products to incorporate into the company's portfolio. Miguel is an expert in multidisciplinary team management, project management and international markets. He is very results-oriented, and is used to managing within the start-up ecosystem.