Graduated in Chemistry at the Universidad Complutense de Madrid (UCM). PhD in Chemistry from the University of Washington (USA).
Her professional career is mostly concentrated in the public sector, where she has more than 10 years of experience working in the management and implementation of European R&D Projects, being an expert in Framework Programs (FP6, FP7, and Horizon 2020), in addition to expertise and management experience in other national and international funding programs. 

She worked for the Spanish Ministry of Science and Innovation (MICINN), being part of the Deputy Directorate General for European Programmes and later at the Institute of Health Carlos III (European Projects Office), where she specializes in the Health domain. She has been National Contact Point (NCP) for the H2020 Research Infrastructures program for 4 years.

In 2018 she joined the PONS IP team as Project Management Office Director with the aim of promoting the company's involvement in European projects, ensuring the correct planning, implementation, and execution of intellectual property protection, as well as the management of innovation and exploitation. Gloria will help improving our client services in terms of European funding opportunities with a focus on IP management.


Spanish and English.

PONS Brussels Desk


Head of the Brussels Office

We are Spain’s first intellectual property agency in Europe’s political capital. At our office in Brussels we facilitate the access of universities, hospitals, PRBs and innovative companies to the Horizon 2020 programme, at the principal decision-making centre for IPR matters in Europe.

Our team of professionals at the Brussels office takes part in forums where the future of IP in the European Union is designed, in order to influence the making of decisions, thus to favour our clients. We also have a privileged location, only 500 metres from the European Commission and Parliament.

We likewise play an active role within the framework of the Horizon 2020 Programme with regard to the protection of industrial property rights in European research projects.

Rue Belliard, 20. 1º.
1040 – Brussels

Telephone: +32 0 25 17 17 40

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