Mario Grande Abascal
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER (CEO)
Mario is one of the founding partners and head of the investment area of Nowture since 2017. He has extensive experience as an entrepreneur, executive and investor in the Biotechnology and Life Sciences sectors, and with extensive experience in construction and development of international projects. He is a member of the board of directors of several biotech companies.
Miguel Ángel Ávila
Miguel Ángel is a Technical Agricultural Engineer from the University of Salamanca, a master’s degree in R&D management
GESTIDI and an MBA, and a degree in Agricultural Engineering and rural development from the University of Ávila, and has
developed more than 70 European R&D projects and nationals. He has been director of R+D+i, advisor and manager in
organizations such as FEPEX and Oblanca, in addition to working for entities such as Tragsa, ITER and Itacyl.
He is part of the board of directors, is responsible for the R&D Office and is a member of the scientific advisory council of the
FEDME and has been a member of the board of directors of the Official College of Agricultural Technical Engineers and Graduates
in Engineering of the Agricultural Branch of Castilla Duero
María Sola Gil
Corporate strategy director
María is a Biotechnologist holding a MSc. in Research, Development & innovation in New Drugs. She gives the team more than 10 years in the Pharma and Biotech Corporate Arena managing the successful Development and Launch of a range of products including cosmetics, small molecules and biosimilars.
Jaime has a degree in Biotechnology and a Master in Bioenterprise and entrepreneurship. An expert in business models for biotechnology companies, he has a cross-sectional profile that combines science and business. He has worked as business development manager and strategic research for new business lines.
Carlos is a graduate in Business Administration by Deusto University and University College Dublin. He has worked as a senior auditor in the company PwC
Clinical Trial Coordinator
Dr. Ignacio Galicia
Ignácio is an MD and Clinical Pharmacologist, who is currently the Director of Clinical Research at Institute Fundación Teófilo Hernando (Madrid, Spain). Previously, he was the leader of Clinical Research at Hospital La Paz (Madrid, Spain) and the Director of the Clinical Trial Unit at Hospital Gómez Ulla (Madrid, Spain).
Management and design of the pharmaceutical development of the investigational medicinal drug product. Coordination of the different stages of the scale up, manufacture and quality control of the investigational medicinal drug product. Preparation of the Investigational Medicinal Product Dossier.
José Javier Muruzabal
DIrector in galenica jobs, more than 25 years of experience in similar projects.
COMMUNICATION AND SOCIAL MEDIA
Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism at Universidad Pontificia de Salamanca. Since 2004, he works as a journalist in “La Gaceta de Salamanca”, a daily regional newspaper, and is the creator of two recognized travel blogs. Content creator and social media specialist.