Team

The people at AZTI are our main asset to achieve the goals that we have set. AZTI is committed to the people in the organisation and in the growth of its human team, which is a reflection of its strength. In 2005 AZTI had an average staff of 160 people, in 2016 it has grown to 234 staff members.

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Photo of  Amaia  Barrena Telleria
Amaia Barrena Telleria
Responsable AZTI - Project Operations and ManagementAdministrations' Programmes

Currently responsable for the Administrations’s Programmes area at AZTI. The main objective of this area is to find enough public funding to pursue our research activity. We also help our customers to find the needed funding to carry out their R&D&I project in collaboration with AZTI. Our activity market goes from the regional to the international level; therefore, we look for the funding programmes wherever our activity will be performed.

Photo of  Sarai  Bilbao
Sarai Bilbao
Administrative Assistant AZTI - Project Operations and ManagementPublic R&D Programmes, Administration's Programmes.
Photo of  Cristina  Elorriaga
Cristina Elorriaga
Technical Director AZTI - BoardFood Processing Technologies, Production Efficiency and Savings, Food Safety, Talent Attraction and Development, Project Operations and Management.

BSc in Biology (UPV-EHU), postgraduate in Project and Innovation Management (UCM-Madrid and AMA-USA). DEA-Food Industries Management-Instituto Int. San Telmo (Spain)
20 years of experience in the Food sector: 10 years focused on the fields of R&D, Quality Assurance and Production in different factories (national and international) and, since 2006, specialized in Team, project, budgets and technical resources Management in AZTI. Currently member of AZTI Board of Directors.

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Oihane Erkoreka
Administrative Officer AZTI - Project Operations and ManagementPublic R&D Programmes, Administration's Programmes.

Administrative Officer at the Administrations? Programmes area of AZTI. The main objective of this area is to find enough public funding to pursue our research activity. We also help our customers to find the needed funding to carry out their R&D&I project in collaboration with AZTI. Our activity market goes from the regional to the international level; therefore, we look for the funding programmes wherever our activity will be performed.

Photo of  Rebeca  Garitaonaindia Urrutia
Rebeca Garitaonaindia Urrutia
Senior Administrative Officer AZTI - Project Operations and ManagementPublic R&D Programmes, Administration's Programmes.

Administrative Officer at the Administrations?s Programmes area of AZTI. The main objective of this area is to find enough public funding to pursue our research activity. We also help our customers to find the needed funding to carry out their R&D&I project in collaboration with AZTI. Our activity market goes from the regional to the international level; therefore, we look for the funding programmes wherever our activity will be performed.

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Adolfo Uriarte
Business Director AZTI - BoardCompetitive Intelligence, Climate Change, Operational Oceanography, Customer Value Development.

BSc. In Geology, University of the Basque Country (Spain), Msc. and PhD. in Oceanography, University of Southampton (U.K.). Has lead and collaborated in many projects, both at national and international level being specialized in sedimentology and morphodynamics. Is author of multiple scientific and technical national and international publications, as well as of many technical reports and international congress presentations. At present leads the value assessment of the different technological assets developed within the organization, being responsible of the transference of technical and scientific knowledge to the private and public sectors. Is member of the Basque Environmental Advisory Council of the Basque Government , of the Committee of experts of the UNESCO Chair for the Reserve of Urdaibai and permanent member of the board of the Spanish Port and Coasts Engineers’ Conference. At European level he is member of the European Fisheries Technology Platform and the European Aquaculture Technological and Innovation Platform.