CRISTINA ANDRES URARTEBASQUE COUNTRY TECHNOLOGY PARKS


Multidisciplinary professional with international profile specialised in innovation projects, entrepreneurship and business strategy, marketing and international relations. After over a decade driving innovation in the Bizkaia Science and Technology Park, Ms. Andrés has recently been appointed with the Corporate Marketing Management of the Basque Country Technology Parks, forming part of various Boards of the Parks and Incubators in the Basque Country and national and international Technology Park networks. She is also a member of the Governing Board of the Basque College of Economists, a reference entity in the area. Ms. Andrés has a degree in Business Administration, Executive MBA (Best MBA Thesis), a Master's degree in Management of business competitiveness, a Master's Degree in Marketing from the University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU); and has specialised in Business Competitiveness from the China Europe International Business School (CEIBS) in Shanghai; in Business Model Innovation from the University of Cambridge, UK; and in Leadership and Business Innovation (MBI) by the Deusto Business School. She is fluent in six languages. Considered as a Young Talent in the Basque Country, her professional work has been recognised on numerous occasions by prestigious global institutions and she has recently been awarded an International Leadership Program in the US aimed at young talents of high potential.