Eng. JUAN FRANCISCO ARQUERO received a degree in telecommunication engineering from Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM) in 1989. He has a broad experience in industrial sectors and in creating innovative companies. He was Head of Business Development for Domotics at Telefónica España S.A. for six years. After this experience he created several SMEs companies and business initiatives such as BIOD, where is acting as General Manager and legal representative for managements activities. He is also cofounder of BIOD S.L.
Dr. Eng. Francisco J. Sanza received Ph.D. degree from Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (2015), IT Engineer degree in 2008 (Universidad de Navarra, Spain), a M.Sc. in Photonics in 2009 (Universidad Autónoma de Madrid) and an M.Eng. in Laser Technology in 2011 (Universidad Politécnica de Madrid). His research is mainly focused on micro and nano-fabrication and characterization of optical biosensors and development of optical platforms for IVD. He is also founder of BIOD S.L. Nowadays he is in charge of the Technical Direction of BIOD since January 2017.
Eng. CRISTINA ROLDÁN is Industrial Engineer from Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM) in 1999. After 13 years of experience in the technical department of an electrical and telecommunication installations Spanish company, she began working at BIOD in April 2014, in charge of the Business Development Department. Currently she is the Director of Institutional Relations.
Eng. MARÍA VICTORIA MAIGLER (MSc) received an industrial engineering degree in 2013 and a Master in Industrial Electronics in Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM) in 2015. She was part of a European Project focused on environmental sensors with the Electronic Centre in the UPM and she has been working since April, 2014 in the development of a PoC prototype for BIOD S.L.
Eng. MARTÍN DOMINGO is Industrial Engineer from the National Distance Education University (UNED). He began as a trainee in BIOD in May 2014, and now he is working since April 2015 in the Lay Out design of prototypes through 3D printing and the automation of the optical reader. He has extensive experience in material science, fluid mechanics and structural analysis.
Eng. MANUEL VICENTE is Industrial Engineer from the National Distance Education University (UNED). He began as a trainee in BIOD in June 2014, and now he is working since April 2015 in the Lay Out design of prototypes through 3D printing and the mechanical design of the optical reader. He has extensive experience in material science, fluid mechanics and structural analysis.
Eng. YOLANDA RAMÍREZ ALONSO holds a Chemical Engineering Degree from Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM) and expanded her studies in IST (Instituto Superior Técnico de Lisboa). She is working since April 2016 at BIOD S.L. as a Biochemical Test Engineer, taking part in a pharmaceutical industry project, being in charge of Biochemical processes.
Dr. AURORA SALAMANCA MOLINA (PhD) obtained her PhD degree in 2013 from the University of Castilla-La Mancha (UCLM). She has specialized in biochemistry and molecular biology and has extensive experience in molecular analysis and diagnostics. She joined BIOD S.L. in May 2017 as a member of the Technical Department, devoted to biofunctionalization processes.