The main governing body of the Institute is the Board of Trustees. The Board includes representatives of the regional government de Madrid (7), permanent trustees designated by other public research institutions (2), universities and research centers of Madrid (4), scientists with an international reputation in Materials Science and Engineering (5), industrial enterprises (5) as well as independent trustees (1). The industrial enterprises are committed into a long-term partnership with the Institute to develop research lines in collaboration.
The current configuration and members of the Board of Trustees are as follows:
Chairman of the Foundation
Vice-Chairman of the Foundation
Permanent Trustees (Regional Government)
Permanent Trustees designated by other Public Research Institutions
Universities and Public Research Institutions