CV, Project Leader, Product Developer Looking To Europe Or Asia

I am currently available for work
Serial No: 24225

Skills keywords: problem solving, process validation, product development, project management, six sigma
Short Bio:

After 4 years working as Project Leader for one of the leading companies in Medical devices, I learnt how to deal with and manage multidisciplinary teams focusing them into one goal in order to launch a product within the deadlines and budget, always fullfiling all the user requirements and design specifications. In addition I spent last year in San Francisco in order to be able to do the same in English Language.
Now I am ready to be an International Project Leader

Current location: Cataluña, Catalonia, Spain - View on map
Nationality: Spanish
Preferred Sector of Employment:  Pharmaceutical and Science, Manufacturing and Operations
Spoken languages: Catalan, english, spanish
Location I am interested in working: Anywhere
List the countires you have a visa to work in: Andorra, austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, greece, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Romania, Saint Helena (UK), Slovenia, spain, Sweden, switzerland

Education & Qualifications

St. Giles International, San Francisco, California, United States.
International Semester year English Course (May 2014 – April 2015)

Certificate of Advance in English from University of Cambridge

Universitat de Barcelona (UB), Barcelona, Spain, June 2010
M.Sc in Environmental Engineering
Master Thesis: “Design of an economic system in order to minimize nuisances in home composting systems”. Instructors: Dra. Elisabet Rudé, Dr. Ricard Torres

Universitat de Barcelona (UB), Barcelona, Spain, September 2008
M.Sc in Chemical Engineering

Helsinki University of Technology (TKK), Helsinki, Finland, August 2008
ERASMUS/Final Project Thesis: “Glycerol based renewable traffic fuels”. Instructors: D. Sc. Juha Linnekoski, M. SC. Kati Vilonen.

Career Summary

Administrative Intern (volunteering)
November 2014 – April 2015
St. Giles International San Francisco, CA, USA

 Support to coordinate the Social Activities Calendar for all students

 Provide information about English courses to prospective students

 Support students with information about the school, the city and the country

 Inventory of student materials

 Support to the Director of Studies, the Registrars and Administrative personnel.

R&D CoE Closure Technologies Project Leader
November 2011 – March 2014
B.Braun Surgical/Aesculap Barcelona, Spain

 Lead all projects related with surgical needles;

– Person in charge of surgical needles developments

– Person in charge of relationships between the company and the needles manufacture of the company, located in France

– Improvement of actual products related with surgical needles in order to ensure the actual position in the market and achieve new ones

– Developing of new products related with surgical needles

– Coordinator of projects between the company and tech partners in order to ensure total compliance with agreed targets

 Conduct research on new materials and manufacturing techniques

 Follow- up of competitors

 Assist in the development of new innovative packaging containing needles

 Provide technical support to the sutures development group for needle attachment improvements

 Coordinate relationships between internal departments in order to launch new products

 Patent studies (freedom to operate studies)

 Clinical trials with animals (protocol and site feasibility assessments)

 6Sigma Project Co-leader (2 implemented measures)

 Equipment qualification and process validation (IQ, OQ, FAT/SAT)

 Drafting of technical documents for Regulatory purposes

R&D CoE Closure Technologies, Lab Technician
May 2011 – October 2011
B.Braun Surgical/Aesculap Barcelona, Spain

 Member of the monofilament surgical threads team

 Person in charge of the chemical laboratory, compliance with GLP

 Conduct physical, chemical and biological studies in new products

 Characterization of internal and competitors products

 Feasibility studies on modified and new products

 Development of new analytical methods

R&D CoE Closure Technologies, Technician Assistant
November 2010 – April 2011
B.Braun Surgical/Aesculap Barcelona, Spain

 Member of the braided surgical threads team

 Kinetic release tests

 Antibacterial activity tests

 Development and implementation of new characterization tests

 Coating processes

 Research studies

R&D CoE Closure Technologies, Lab Assistant
July 2010 – October 2010
B.Braun Surgical/Aesculap Barcelona, Spain

 Member of the Surgical Meshes team covering a maternity leave

 Kinetic release tests

 Degradation tests

 Antibacterial activity tests

 Development of new antibacterial tests


– Aguirre, Juan; Morales-Dalmau, Jordi; Funk, Lutz; Jara, Francesc; Turon, Pau; Durduran, Turgut. The potential of photoacoustic microscopy as a tool to characterize the in vivo degradation of surgical sutures. Biomedical Optics Express, Vol. 5 Issue 8, pp.2856-2869 (2014)


– Dermaslide® product launch. (

Language skills

English: Fluent (Written and spoken), Certificate of Advance in English (C1) from Cambridge.

Spanish: Mother tongue

Catalan: Mother tongue (bilingual)

French: Basic knowledge

Additional Skills & Courses

 IT Skills  Microsoft Office Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Flosheet, AutoCAD, Aspen Plus, Biowin, Fortran, Windows and Mac OS platforms, SolidWorks3D, Minitab.

 Zwick user

 Forensic science and engineering, training course (year 2010, length 31h).

 Basic training in microbiological methodology

 Acculine Engineering AE-3 training (2012, length 8h)

 Internal Auditor training, EMAS, OSHAS 18001, ISO 14001 and ISO 19011 (2012, 12h)

 Protection and occupational risk training (2012, 30h)

 SolidWorks3D design and simulation. (ASCAMM, 2012, 90h)

 ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 13485, EU-GMP, 21 CFR 820 (US-FDA).

 Design control, changes control and Process validation, Barile and Associates,Inc.

 6 sigma, Green Belt

 Laboratory Management