Our team

Board of Directors

Luis Sánchez-Lafuente

Chairman

Former Chief Executive Officer and co-owner of Laboratorios Gelos, SA. President of AB Biotics, SA

Miquel Àngel Bonachera

Vice Chairman

Chief executive officer and co-founder of AB Biotics, SA.
BSc/MSc in biochemistry and MBA.

Sergi Audivert

Secretary general

Chief executive officer and co-founder of AB Biotics, SA. 
BSc/MSc in food technology and MBA.

Josep Maria Echarri i Torres

CEO and co-founder of Inveready Seed Capital SCR.
President of Inveready Capital Company.
Co-founder of Oryzon Genomics, SA

Carles Domènech

Chief Executive Officer of Ability Pharmaceuticals, SL
Carles obtained a BSs/MSc degree in biology (first class honors) from the Autonomous University of Barcelona and also a PhD degree in cellular biology from the same University, working at the Council of Science Research (CSIC). He has additional business training at ESADE business school and other business programs.

After his career in CSIC in Barcelona (1985-89) and at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York (1990-1992), he held senior positions at  Almirall, SA (1992-2003) as Manager and Head of Business Development and Licensing and Lacer, SA (2005-2007) as Director, Business Development and Licensing.
 

Carles has also 4 years experience in biotech venture capital and business angels associations and has also been collaborating with government innovation agencies. Between 2004 and 2005 he was Director, Biotech Investments at the seed venture capital firm Barcelona Emprèn, SCRSA. During 2008-2009 he collaborated with agencies of the Government of Catalonia as Director, Technology Transfer and Valorization and as Managing Director, Investment and Enterprise Growth. He had under his responsibility the seed venture capital company Invertec, SA and the entrepreneurship finance programs Genesis Capital and Concept Capital. Since July 2009 he also advises Keiretsu Forum Barcelona in biotech investments.
 

In 2009 Carles cofounded Ability Pharmaceuticals, SL to become its Chief Executive Officer in September 2009

Roger Piqué

Managing director and co-founder of Inveready Seed Capital SCR.

José Manuel Valadés

Lawyer, partner and founder of the law firm Alliant Abogados

LATEST NEWS

13.12.2017

News

AbilityPharma Announces FDA Approval of IND for Phase 2 Trial of ABTL0812 in Patients with Endometrial Cancer or Squamous Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer + info
05.10.2017

News

Ability Pharmaceuticals announces the approval from the French Medicines Agency ANSM to initiate a Phase 1/2a Clinical Trial with ABTL0812 to treat patients with endometrial cancer or squamous lung cancer as first-line therapy in France + info
18.09.2017

News

Ability Pharmaceuticals Announces EMA-Orphan Drug Designation for ABTL0812 in Pancreatic Cancer + info
07.03.2017

News

Ability Pharma sponsors the 37th National Meeting of the Spanish Society of Pharmacology + info
20.02.2017

News

Ability Pharmaceuticals launches a new updated website with a fresh design + info
15.12.2016

News

Ability Pharmaceuticals Announces FDA-Orphan Drug Designation for ABTL0812 in Pancreatic Cancer + info
22.11.2016

News

Ability Pharmaceuticals Initiates Phase 2 Combination Trial with ABTL0812 as First Line Therapy in Patients with Endometrial or Squamous Lung Cancer Patients + info
11.05.2016

News

Ability Pharmaceuticals Enters into a Licensing Agreement with SciClone Pharmaceuticals for the Novel Anticancer Agent ABTL0812 for the China Market. + info
07.04.2015

News

Ability Pharmaceuticals Receives Positive Opinion from EMA for Orphan Drug Status of ABTL0812 in Pediatric Cancer Neuroblastoma. + info
© 2012 Ability Pharma / All Rights Reserved / Legal Notice / Privacy Police
Credits