Since his undergraduate days, Alejandro has dedicated his studies to materials science obtaining two degrees in Chemistry and Materials Engineering at the University of Seville. He had the opportunity to be an intern for two consecutive years in the Chemical Engineering Department, an enriching and fulfilling first contact with academic research. He continued my university studies with a Master’s degree in Composite Materials at the Polytechnic University of Madrid. His professional career has been focused on aerospace grade carbon fibre reinforced composites. Professionally, experiencing roles as composites manufacturing and qualification engineer in the aerospace sector allowed him to consolidate his academic background and gain professional expertise in the field.