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Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees is the main government body of the Biocat Foundation and gathers a representation of the diverse institutions and organizations committed in fostering life sciences in Catalonia.

Board members are designated by Catalan Government [5], Barcelona City Council [1], industry organizations like Farmaindustria [5], CataloniaBIO & HealthTech [3] and Fenin Catalunya [2] and for several sectorial entities: Col·legi Oficial de Metges de Barcelona (COMB) [1], Associació Catalana d’Universitats Públiques (ACUP) [1], Associació Catalana d’Entitats de Recerca (ACER) [1],  la Xarxa de Parcs Científics i Tecnològics de catalunya (XPCAT) [1] and the Catalan university hospitals [1].

Patronat de Biocat

President:

  • President of the Catalan Government

 

First vicepresident:

  • Minister of Health

 

Second vicepresident:

  • AIgnasi Biosca, CataloniaBIO & HealthTech

 

Members:

  • Minister of Vicepresidency, Economy and Treasury
  • Minister of Business and Knowledge
  • Minister of Agriculture, Livestock, Fisheries and Food
  • Councillor for Employment, Enterprise and Tourism
  • Fina Lladós, Amgen
  • Antoni Esteve, Esteve
  • Jesús Acebillo, Novartis Farmacéutica 
  • Margarita López, Sanofi
  • Lluís Chico, Neos Surgery
  • Jaume Amat, Specipig
  • Marc Pérez, Laboratorios Hartmann
  • José Luis Fernández, AB Médica
  • Lluís Garcia Pareras, Col·legi Oficial de Metges de Barcelona
  • Josep Maria Planell, Associació Catalana d'Universitats Públiques
  • Joan Xavier Comella, Associació Catalana d'Entitats de Recerca
  • Josep Maria Campistol, Representative of intensive research hospitals in Catalonia 
  • F. Javier Lafuente, Xarxa de Parcs de Catalunya

 

Secretary:

  • Josep Ramon Arisa, lawyer in the Catalan Health Service Legal Advisory Department