Team Members


Josep Amat - CSO and Board Member
PhD in Industrial Engineering and Professor since 1983 by Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC). He is responsible of the Department of Robotics and Vision at Centre de Recerca d'Enginyeria Biomèdica (CREB) at the UPC. He focuses his current research on robotic surgery.
He has founded and led several companies.
Alicia Casals – President
Degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering (1977), and PhD in Computer Science (1983) by the UPC. Professor since 1990 at the UPC. Her teaching activities are in subject such as Robotics, Computer Vision, Medical Imaging and Computer peripheral, and Medical Robotics. She has focused her research on medical robotics, both for the assistance to the disabled and elderly and in surgery.
Manel Frigola – Board Member
PhD in Informatics by UPC in 2001. Since 2002 he teaches at the Department of Systems Engineering, Industrial Automatics Informatics at the UPC.
Manel Frigola is staff member of the Department of Robotics and Vision at (CREB). In 2003 he also joined the Institute for Bioengineering of Catalonia (IBEC).
Jaume Amat – CEO and Board Member
Graduate of Engineering in Telecommunications at La Salle (Barcelona). He has a long track record in start-ups having been directly involved in creating a number of companies, including three in the biotechnology industry. He has taken part in the Management Development Program (PDD-1-2009) at IESE Business School and in the Motivation and Leadership at Auckland Business School (2010).