Meet Our Team

Spherium professionals have extensive experience in both academic and industry environments in the process of biomedical R&D. Besides our experience we are defined by:

Cool heads: to make decisions, establish priorities, analyze and solve problems: basically to clearly identify THE questions to be answered.

Warm hearts: to love our job, make most of ourselves and others, appreciate and respect them and focus our energies in common goals.

Working hands: to answer those questions willing to go the extra mile.

  • Luis Ruiz-Ávila, PhD. CEO

    Molecular biologist by training, with experience in academic research, pharmaceutical drug development and biotech start-up creation and management.

  • Maribel Berges,
    Chemical Engineer, MBA. CFO

    Expert in valuating innovative projects, business plans for technology start-ups and negotiation of financing deals and license agreements for the biotech industry.

  • Ramon Bosser, PhD. COO

    Cell biologist by training, with experience in academic research and drug development, with focus on project and alliance management from preclinical to commercial stage projects.

  • Cristina Tarragó Asamara, PhD
    Senior Project Manager

    Food and Medical Microbiologist by training. Expertise in management of R&D Biomedical projects, Technology Transfer, Science Management and promotion of public-private partnerships.

Our Advisors


Our advisors help us to go one step further thanks to:
Global strategic mindset, Extensive expertise, Deep technical understanding,
Lateral thinking and Distance from focus.

  • Richard D. Gill, PhD
    Member of Spherium’s
    Operative Committe

    Dr. Gill holds a Ph.D. in Endocrinology and a B.Sc. in Physiology and Biochemistry. He has over 20 years of strategic management, research, and technology commercialization experience in the life sciences industry. At present he is a member at Launchpad Venture Group and is Director at Neuroptix Corp.