Management team 2018-05-28T15:42:38+00:00

Dra. Isabel Portero

CEO/CTO & founder of the company

Isabel is our CEO/CTO & founder of the company. MD PhD in Innovative Medicines, expert in Biomedical developments at both Biotech and Pharma Industry with a strong transversal experience across functions and Departments. Designed and leaded EMA-granted scientific plans and created & leaded several teams.

Biography

Dr. Isabel Portero, the founder of the company and currently the CEO, is a PhD in Medicine with a sound background in the biomedical field, who before founding Biohope acquired an extensive experience as Medical and R&D Director for different hospitals, foundations, universities and biomedical/pharma companies, some of them in the Big Pharma industry like Merck or Roche. With a strong medical vocation and an entrepreneurial spirit, she decided to run her own biomedical company by joining a multidisciplinary team of professionals, who together aim at providing solutions to the unsolved medical needs in organ transplantation, a field to which Dr. Isabel Portero has dedicated an important part of her career as medical

JOSÉ RICHTER

TECHNICAL AND DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR

Biography

Jose, holds a PhD in Molecular Biology from the University of Navarra and an MBA from IE Business School. His focus is on commercial operations. He has more than six years of experience leading production and process improvement teams with Lean Management methodology. Its management is based on three pillars: health and safety, quality (GMP / FDA), and productivity.

FRANCISCO TEJERA

FINANCIAL DIRECTOR

Financial Director / CFO of Biohope. Economist with broad experience in the Pharma sector both in financial and quality areas.

Biography

Francisco Tejera, Economist (Universidad Complutense de Madrid), Project Manager Professional (PMI) and ITIL/ISO 20000 Practitioner certificate (APMG).

Deep background in finance, SOX, tax law and GxP quality guidelines regulations.

More than 20 years of experience as Chief Financial Officer in multinational environment. In particular in Information Tecnology and R&D companies as Bechtle; SIPEC & Makesoft.

Since 2011, external consultant as Information Technology Compliance Manager in different companies of The Spain Novartis Cluster for Production and Commercial activities including Sandoz Pharmaceutical & Alcón CusI (Novartis Companies).

GERARDO ENTRENA

LEGAL AFFAIRS DIRECTOR

Gerardo is our Legal Affairs Director of Biohope. Formerly Legal Director at several important companies in the tech/media sector.

Biography

Gerardo Entrena, our Legal Manager. Lawyer with a large experience of twenty-five years giving legal advice in Legal Firms and companies of regulated sectors, mainly telecommunications and energy,.His professional background enables to offer an overall strategic vision of companies, , outstandingly in civil matters and corporate matters, and solution of legal problems through Alternative Disputes Resolution and, if necessary, in High Courts.

RICARDO BRAGE

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR

Biography

Ricardo , is an economist and has several MBAs from prestigious institutions such as the University of Houston, ESADE, and the University of Chicago. He has extensive experience in senior management positions in pharmaceutical companies such as Sanofi and Merck in the area of business development and institutional relations.