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Board of Trustees

In accordance with Statutes, the Board of Trustees is the highest administrative body of IMDEA Water. It is composed by three members representing the Regional Administration, a maximum of twelve internationally recognized social scientists, and two top level executives.

Government Representatives

President

Rafael Fernandez
Mr. Rafael Fernández Rubio
Dr. in Mining Engineering. 
Professor in Madrid Polytechnic University. Rey Jaime I Prize for Environmental protection
 

Ex Officio (Regional Government of Madrid):

Ilmo. Sr. D. Rafael van Grieken Salvador

Mr. Rafael van Grieken Salvador
Counsellor of Education, Youth and Sport
Regional Board of Education, Youth and Sport
Regional Government of Madrid. Spain

 

 

Ilmo. Sr. D. José Manuel Torralba Castelló

Mr. José Manuel Torralba Castelló
General Director of Universities and Research
Regional Board of Education, Youth and Sport
Regional Government of Madrid. Spain

 

 
Sr. D. Rafael A. García Muñoz
Mr. Rafael A. García Muñoz
General Subdirector of Research.
Directorate General of Universities and Research. Regional Board of Education, Youth and Sport
Regional Government of Madrid. Spain

 

 
 
 
Sr. D. José de la Sota Rius
Mr. José de la Sota Ríus
Deputy Director
Fundación para el Conocimiento madri+d
Madrid. España
 
 

Institutional Trustees

Juan José Vaquero
Mr. Juan José Vaquero López
Full Professor of Organic Chemistry
University of Alcala. Alcala de Henares. Madrid. Spain
 
José Aguado
Mr. José Aguado Alonso
Full Professor of Chemical Engineering
Rey Juan Carlos University. Madrid. Spain
 
 
Mr. Gabriel Ovejero Escudero
Full Professor of Chemical Engineering 
Complutense University. Madrid. Spain
 
 
 
 

Scientific Trustees

José Merchuk
Mr. José C. Merchuk
Departament of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology Unit, Engineering Sciencies Faculty
Ben-Gurion University of Negev. Beer Sheva. Israel
 

Expert Trustees

Manuel Ramón Llamas
Mr. Manuel Ramón Llamas Madurga
Director of the Water Observatory of the Botín Foundation
Professor Emeritus. Complutense University. Madrid. Spain
 
Adriano Garcia Loygorri
Mr. Adriano García-Loygorri Ruiz
President of the Social Council. Politechnic University of Madrid
Permanent Member of the Royal Academy of Exact, Physical and Natural Sciences
Madrid Polytechnic University. Spain
 

Company Trustees

Fernando Arlandis
CANAL DE ISABEL II GESTIÓN
Mr. Fernando Arlandis Pérez 

Subdirector of Studies, Programmes and Corporative Social Responsibility
Madrid. Spain
 
Domingo Zarzo
SACYR VALLEHERMOSO-VALORIZA AGUA
Mr. Domingo Zarzo Martínez.
 
R&D Technical Director
Murcia. Spain
 
Jesús Martin
ASOCIACIÓN EMPRESARIOS DEL HENARES AEDHE
Mr. D. Jesús Martín Sanz. 

President
Alcalá de Henares. Madrid. Spain
 
Enrique Hernandez
AQUALIA. GESTIÓN INTEGRAL DEL AGUA
Mr. Enrique Hernández Moreno.

Director of Services Management. 
Madrid. Spain

 

 

Secretary

 
Mr. Alejandro Blázquez Lidoy