Passionate about Reseach and Development, with special interest on developing devices to enhance people's lives.
Mi dream is...
to form a good team to carry out good projects.
Mi dream is...
to mix social needs with the needs of i4life making real a sustainable and useful business.
More than 20 years researching and teaching Mechanical Engineering.
My dream is...
to apply engineering to enhance people's life
Many experts and friends are supporting us, bringing their expertise and knowledge to do the best of our projects.
His sounded experience on technical, management issues and his innovative and positive view of the life, business and people make him a luxury advisor that, although retired at the moment, has a lot of thing to do yet.
In 2014 Pilar founded i-Expand, a London-based consultancy specialized in in helping Digital Healthcare Technology companies expand globally. She is an active participant of the international Health IT community: as member of several associations, speaker at events, mentor and board member of Make it Global, amongst others. Pilar is fluent in 9 languages.
During her time at JP Morgan, Marta had the opportunity to participate in several mergers & acquisitions (M&A), Equity Capital Markets (IPOs) and Private Equity transactions.
For the last 20 years she has been part of the Investment division of Torreal (a leading privately owned Spanish investment firm belonging to the Abello family), where she has actively participated in the selection, analysis, negotiation and follow-up of numerous Private and Public investments in both start-ups and more mature businesses.
She has been a member of the Management Committee and Board of Directors of several of the portfolio companies within the Group and team member managing a portfolio of stocks and Mutual Funds.
A pair of running shoes, a fishing rod and a beer with friends would complete Santiago's profile.
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Throughout sixteen years of teaching and working as a researcher at the University of Oviedo, he has gathered more than 4,500 teaching hours, 13 JCR papers, 25 research projects, more than 40 conference papers, 3 books, 3 software patents and given more than 40 courses.
He has supervised two PhD theses (additive manufacturing and biomimicry research lines), more than 60 final projects and has participated as a visiting lecturer at UCL (London), Tecnológico de Monterrey and University of Edinburgh. Since September 2015 he is directing the “Creative 3D Printing” postgraduate course and has set up 3 spin-offs: VORTICA (generative design), PIXELSHUB (serious games) y TRIDITIVE (3D printing).
He is the TEDxGijon and TEDxYouth@Gijón organizer and curator and runs the BEEADOER programme (recently awarded by the Royal Academy of Engineering).
In 2018 he has set up the new Medialab at University of Oviedo