|Tecnalia||Health Unit Director||Espagne|
Dr. Jesus M. Valero. Director of Health – Tecnalia. PhD in Biology by UPV/EHU. Master in Marketing and Commercial Management by ESIC Business and Marketing School. Expert in Management of Biotech companies. More than 20 years of experience in Research and Technology Transfer. Currently leading a Division of 80 researchers in the areas of Neuroengineering, Medical Robotics, Biomaterials and Food Ingredients, with a portfolio of more than 30 patents. Responsible of the FIK initiative, a Private-Public 24 Million € investment partnership in the Basque Country for the development, transfer and commercialization of medical devices, leading to companies as Fesia or Textia.