Our team is made up by a variety of technical and managerial profiles.

Management Team

Dr. Roberto Clemente MBA. CEO

Dr. Roberto Clemente MBA. CEO

Dr. Roberto Clemente obtained a bachelor’s Degree in chemistry and a PhD degree. After a postdoc in The Scripps Research Institute (La Jolla, US) he completed his professional training with an MBA. Dr. Clemente led innovation companies, participated as member of different boards of directors of innovation companies and participated in different companies as Strategic Consultant and Business Development Director. Roberto participated in the business case of the company and led the company from the beginnings to now as CEO of the company.

Dr. Íñigo Larraza. CTO

Dr. Íñigo Larraza. CTO

Íñigo (BSc, MSc, PhD) is a chemist specialized in polymeric nanomaterials. He started his research career at the University of Helsinki and continued by carrying out his PhD in the Spanish Research Council (CSIC) with stays at the University of Michigan and the Max Planck Institute. He has worked in industry as FP7 and H2020 project manager in the areas of nanotechnology and geopolymers, being involved, also as coordinator, in several international research and innovation projects and proposals. Íñigo is co-author of several scientific publications and proceedings

Mr. Amador Muntó MBA. Business Development Manager

Mr. Amador Muntó MBA. Business Development Manager

He obtained a BSc in Economics and a PostGraduate in Internationational Business . He has developed new international business in different sectors and completed his professional training with an MBA from ICEX-CECO. Expat in South Africa, Turkey, Belgium and India. Amador is leading of the activities to commercialize the products and services of the company.

Operations Team

Dr. Alejandra García. Product Manager

Dr. Alejandra García. Product Manager

Dr. Alejandra García obtained a bachelor’s Degree in chemistry and PhD at the Instituto de Ciencia de Materiales de Madrid (CSIC) related to carbon materials as supercapacitor electrodes. After, she carried out two postdocs at the Instituto Superior Técnico of Lisbon and Instituto de Tecnología Química-UPV in Valencia.

Mr. Víctor Blanco. Production Manager.

Mr. Víctor Blanco. Production Manager.

Victor obtained a degree in Chemical Engineering from the University Rey Juan Carlos I of Madrid. He started his professional career working in IMDEA Energy and later in the Technology Centre of Repsol. He continued his career working in the Technology and Innovation Division of Acciona Construction as responsible of up-scaling technologies from bench to industrial scale, leader of various research lines and project manager of National and European R&D projects.

Advisors

Mr. Antonio Gomis Sáez, MBA

He graduated with a Chemical Engineering degree from the Complutense University of Madrid. He has also a master´s degree in Business Administration from IESE Business School-University of Navarra. in Spain.

From 1984 to 1986 he worked at the International Energy Agency IEA-OECD, Paris. From 1984 to 1986 he served as advisor to the General Secretary of Energy and Mineral Resources at the Spanish Ministry of Energy, Spain. In 1986 he joined the Instituto Nacional de Hidrocarburos, where he was appointed Managing Director of International and Institutional Relations. From 1997 to 2000, he was General Director of Energy at the Spanish Ministry of Industry and Energy.

From September 2000 to 2004, he was Corporate Director of External Relations of Repsol, overseeing Investor and Media relations. In January 2005 he was appointed Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Repsol Química and Managing Director of Repsol´s Chemicals Europe and Rest of the World. From 2007 to 2012 he occupied several positions at Repsol´s subsidiary YPF in Argentina : Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Chief Operating Officer (COO) and General Director of Repsol Argentina.

He has also been member of the Board of several companies: YPF; Empresa Nacional de Residuos Radioactivos (ENRESA); Red Eléctrica de España and Repsol Química, among others.

Mr. Manuel López Gil. Legal Affairs

He obtained the degree in law and management of companies by UC3M. Master’s degree in procedural law by Complutense University in Madrid and professor of public law at CEDEU University. Expert in the development of associative entities, societies and foundations. Secretary non-counselor of multiple entities, as well as member of various advisory boards.

Dr. Esther Castellanos

Innovation consultant and Gnanomat founder

She obtained a bachelor’s Degree in chemistry and a PhD degree in Organic Chemistry. Dr. Esther is the responsible for the management of our innovation projects. She has extensive experience in strategic consulting innovation and she has developed several partnering collaborations focused on bringing innovative ideas to the market. Esther has a deep knowledge about H2020 innovation programs and expertise in the integrated management of innovation projects.

Dr. Enrique Mann

Former scientist and Gnanomat founder

Dr. Enrique obtained a bachelor’s Degree in chemistry and a PhD degree in Organic Chemistry. His more than 18 years scientific career have evolved from academic to applied research, in the fields of organic synthesis, peptide chemistry, molecular recognition, protein-protein interactions and nanomaterials. Dr. Enrique Mann is co-author of more than 30 scientific publications, co-inventor of 6 granted patents, and he has supervised one PhD Thesis.