Dr. Angelo Romasanta
Managing Director, Research & Development
Angelo Romasanta is the director of research at Embiggen Consulting. He is also a postdoctoral researcher at ESADE Business School in Barcelona, Spain. His research deals with how scientific discoveries are commercialized. Currently, he is involved in two large projects coordinated by European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN). The first project ATTRACT (attract-eu.com) is a ~50M EUR initiative aiming to spin-off technologies from the largest research infrastructures in Europe. The second project is the Science Mesh (sciencemesh.io) which aims to connect the various cloud services across Europe to facilitate international collaborations.
Before moving to Barcelona, he finished his PhD in Innovation Management at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam where he collaborated with various big pharma companies, biotechs and academic research. Before moving to business, he was a trained chemist. He completed his master's degree in Chemical Innovation and Regulation in a consortium of the University of Bologna, Barcelona and Algarve. He finished BS Chemistry at Ateneo de Manila University, taking internships at Procter and Gamble and Ideaspace.