Alba is part of the IRB technology transfer office and has been at the IRB for more than 8 years. She started her roles in innovation and academic research and since 2014 is a technology transfer liaison working with research groups and evaluating potential technology transfer opportunities for the industry internationally.
Her involvement with the biotechnology sector has been since the beginnings, and she is a former Chairwoman of the Catalan Biotechnology Association, position that hold for three years and she was been involved with the organisation for 5 years.
Alba has a bachelor’s degree in biotechnology by the Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona and a master of experimental biology by the University of Barcelona. Also, she has a PhD by the university of Barcelona in experimental biology in collaboration with IDEA-CSIC.