PhD in Biology and MBA. Director of the Cell Biotechnology Unit at Institute of Health Carlos III. Formerly, Area Director of the Andalusian Stem Cell Bank, and researcher at the University Hospital “Niño Jesús”. He has participated in more than 25 competitive research projects, he has more than 40 articles in prestigious national and international journals, international conference papers and book chapters. He has performed stays at centers such as the Gene Therapy Center at the University of Birmingham.