HELPING OUR
CUSTOMERS TO MEET
QUALITY CONTROL
STANDARDS

TEAM

QUATRE LAB is formed by 20 professionals with a high background in areas such as Molecular Biology, Biochemistry and Pharmacy, with experience in ATMPs and in the application of GMP regulations.

We also take part in the design and develop innovative projects in the sector, and we provide advice and support to our clients in their R&D plans for experimental studies, allowing them to optimize time and resources.

PATRICIA
MUÑOZ, Ph.D.

Managing Director

Dr. Muñoz, specialized in ciliopathies and epigenetic regulation of hepatic cancer, holds a Ph.D. in Biomedical Research. She spent 5 years in Denmark as an MSCA fellow, gaining invaluable experience in the field. Upon returning to Spain, she applied her expertise to an international gene therapy CDMO for two years before boarding on the establishment and management of QUATRE LAB.

ITXASO
GURRUTXAGA, M.Sc.

Qualified Person

Itxaso holds a degree in Pharmacy with a Specialty on Pharmaceutical Industry and Galenic. She has 12 years of experience in companies in the pharmaceutical and medical device sector covering different departments, of which 8 years as a Quality Assurance Specialist and QMS Manager. She has strong experience as QP in pioneer CRO in the Basque Country.

LOURDES
MARTÍN , M.Sc.

Quality Assurance Lead

Graduated in Pharmacy and with a master’s degree in Pharmaceutical technology, Lourdes afterwards specialized in Quality and GMP regulations in the pharmaceutical industry. Before joining QUATRE LAB´s team, she worked for 4 years in Quality Control and Quality Assurance departments in big international pharmaceutical companies.

MARKEL
ETXABEGUREN, MBA

Project Management

Law graduate and MBA holder, boasts over ten years of robust experience in steering business and social initiatives, spanning domestic and global realms. For the past five years, he has dedicated his expertise to driving ATMP biotech companies, demonstrating adeptness in navigating the intricacies of this specialized sector while fostering innovation and growth on an international scale.

ROSSANA
GARCÍA

Regulatory Lead

Graduated in Biology with a master’s degree in Production and Applied Quality, with more than 30 years of experience in the pharmaceutical sector and in research in the field of advanced therapies. She has also worked as a consultant specialized in quality and regulatory areas since 2010.

GUILLERMO
RIBES

Chief Financial Officer

Guillermo, with a Bachelor’s in Business Administration, has 8 years of experience (4 in the biotech sector) occupying positions as Controller or CFO in various portfolio companies. He holds a Diploma in Business Sciences, focusing on Finance, and completed an Advanced Postgraduate Program. Member of the Valencian Institute of Economists, he supports financial & operational aspects at Columbus Venture Partners.

ÁLVARO
SANTOS, Ph.D.

QC Lead Scientist

PhD in Biomedical Research and co-lead of the QC department, Álvaro develops analytical procedures in GMP conditions, and manages their qualification and validation. He has a wide experience in translational and clinical research, bolstered by multiple publications in high-impact journals and by contributing to the design of non-industry sponsored phase I-III clinical trials.

ADRIANA
IBARRA, Ph.D.

R&D Lead Scientist

PhD in Biomedical Research & co-lead of the QC department, Adriana develops client-customed techniques from scratch to perform comprehensive qualifications. Broad international experience in metabolic research, a strong background in islet & pancreatic biology and hormone physiology and signaling. Expert in primary tissue isolation and stem cell culture, and in a wide range of cellular and molecular assays.

Paseo Mikeletegi 81 A
20009 Donostia - San Sebastián
Basque Country

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