Lucas Sánchez Co-founder / Director

Lucas holds a PhD in Cellular and Molecular Biology and has a dilated research experience working on the development of vaccines against Third World Diseases at the National Center of Biotechnology (Spain) and Yale School of Medicine (USA). He is a widely recognized science communicator that has collaborated with different newspapers (Público, Materia), radios (Radio Nacional de España), dissemination platforms (Naukas, Mapping Ignorance), blogs (Sonicando, Naukas), universities (UPV, UPB and UIMP) and science museums.

Guzmán Sánchez Co-founder / Projects Director

Guzmán holds a PhD in Molecular Biology and has an extensive research experience in the study of cell signalling, which he carried out at the University of Leeds (UK), Centro de Biología Molecular Severo Ochoa (Spain), University of Montreal (Canada), University of Leicester (UK) and the Max-Planck Institute (Germany). He is an skilled writer of scientific literature and an enthusiastic communicator. In parallel, he has specialized in science dissemination with a particular focus in exploring the science/society interphase, collaborating with different media such as Periodismo Humano, and Mapping Ignorance.

Jesús Fernández Motion Grapher

Jesús holds a BA in Graphic design and an MA in Motion Graphics production and development at CICE. He has long experience in branding, animation, web and graphic design and audiovisual projects. As a cinema fan, he is always exploring new ways to join both passions into every new project.

Estela Cepeda Project Manager

Estela graduated in Biology at Universidad Complutense in Madrid with a double major in Medical Biology and Biotechnology. She holds a PhD in Genetics and has wide research experience in mitochondrial genetics and its implication in aging and disease, which she carried out at the Cluster of Excellence in Cellular Stress Responses in Aging-associated Diseases (CECAD) from the University of Cologne (Germany). She has always been actively involved in international organisations for the dissemination of culture and science as well as in advocacy groups for Human Rights. She is an eager learner with a passion for photography and experience in scientific writing, digital branding, public engagement and project management.

Juan José Sáenz de la Torre Science Communicator
Juan José holds a Physics Degree at the University of Zaragoza and a Master in Scientific, Medical and Environmental Communication at Pompeu Fabra University. He has multidisciplinary experience in science writing and editing for magazines and web pages, development of content for planetariums and translation of science articles for magazines. He is an active learner with a keen interest in science communication through social media.
Raquel Morales Science Communicator & Illustrator

Raquel graduated in Biology at Universidad Complutense in Madrid with a major in Biotechnology. During her stay at the Institute for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Dynamics at the University of Amsterdam she gained research experience in the field of Plant Biology studying plant-virus-vector interactions. Additionally, Raquel holds a Master of Scientific Illustration from the Universidad del País Vasco (UPV/EHU) and has received training in digital design from Aula Creactiva. She has a wide experience in infographics, digital illustration and traditional drawing techniques. As a nature lover, she is always trying to capture common flora and fauna in her scientific illustrations.

Clara Prieto Scientific Designer & Illustrator
Clara holds a BA in Graphic Design and a CPD in Mammal Ecology and Conservation by the University of Exeter (UK). She has a vast experience in Data Visualisation, Infographics and Scientific Illustration and has received several awards in these areas. She is a member of the committee of Il·lustraciència – International Award on Scientific Illustration. In her spare time, she volunteers with local wildlife groups, being out in the field learning first-hand about mammals and birds.
Héctor Pascual Designer & Web Developer

Héctor has a BA in Graphic Design and multimedia at the “Escuela Superior y Publicidad” (ESP) and a degree in Graphic Arts at Tajamar Center. He has extensive experience in web design, branding, corporate and editorial design. He is passionate about illustration and the latest design trends. Always eager to learn and share knowledge.

Aneta Gumieniak Accounts Executive

Aneta graduated in Journalism and Social Communication from the SWPS University of Social Sciences and Humanities in Warsaw. She has a few years experience in the field of account management, digital marketing and communication. Additionally, she holds a master degree in Film And TV Production Organization from Lodz Film School. Her outside interests include animation production and musical theatre..