Board of Trustees

The main governing body of the Institute is the Board of Trustees. The Board includes representatives of the regional government de Madrid (5), 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

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Prof. Juan Manuel Rojo

Honorary Professor
Complutense University of Madrid, Spain

Vice-Chairman of the Foundation

Rafael Van Griecken Salvador
Excmo. Sr. D. Rafael van Grieken Salvador

Counsellor of Education and Research
Madrid Regional Government

Permanent Trustees (Regional Government)

Rafael Van Griecken Salvador
Excmo. Sr. D. Rafael van Grieken Salvador

Counsellor of Education and Research
Madrid Regional Government

Alejandro Arranz Calvo
Ilmo. Sr. D. Alejandro Arranz Calvo

General Director of Education and Research
Madrid Regional Government

Rafael García
Dr. Rafael A. García Muñoz

Deputy General Director Education and Research
Madrid Regional Government

Jose-de-la-Sota-Rius
Mr. José de la Sota Rius

Coordinator of the Area of Investigation, Development and Innovation
Fundación para el conocimiento (Madri+d)

Mr. José Manuel Torralba Castelló

General Director of Universities and Higher Artistic Teachings
Madrid Regional Government

Permanent Trustees designated by other Public Research Institutions

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Mr. Luis Miguel Méndez Llatas

Advanced Materials Advisor
Repsol Technology Center

Manuel Doblaré
Prof. Manuel Doblaré Castellano

Professor
University of Zaragoza

Universities and Public Research Institutions

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Prof. Antonio Hernando

Professor
Complutense University of Madrid. Spain

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Prof. Manuel Laso

Professor
Technical University of Madrid (UPM). Spain

Paloma-Adeva
Prof. Paloma Adeva

Research Professor
Coordinator of the Materials Science and Technology Area (CSIC). Spain

Francisco-Javier-Prieto
Prof. Francisco Javier Prieto

Vice-President for Research
Carlos III University of Madrid. Spain

Scientific Trustees

Trevor william clyne
Prof. Dr. Trevor William Clyne

Head of the Composites and Coating Group
Professor
Cambridge University. UK

Peter Gumbsch
Prof. Dr. Peter Gumbsch

Director Fraunhofer Institute for Mechanics of Materials (IWM). Professor
University of Karlsruhe. Germany

Andreas Mortensen
Prof. Dr. Andreas Mortensen

Vice-provost for Research
Professor
Ecole Federale Polytechnique of Lausanne (EPFL). Switzerland

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Prof. Juan Manuel Rojo

Honorary Professor
Complutense University of Madrid, Spain

Independent Trustee

Pedro escudero
Mr. Pedro Escudero

Independent Consultant

Companies Trustees

AIRBUS, S.A.S.

Dr. José Sánchez Gómez. Head of Composite Materials
Getafe. Madrid. Spain

Javier Villacampa
GRUPO ANTOLIN S.A.

Mr. Javier Villacampa. Corporate Innovation Director Burgos. Spain

INDUSTRIA DE TURBOPROPULSORES, S.A.

Dr. José Ignácio Ulizar. Director of Technology San Fernando de Henares. Madrid. Spain

TOLSA, S.A.

Mr. Enrique Gómez Navarro. General Manager
Madrid. Spain

Secretary

Mr. Alejandro Blázquez