Technical Engineer, and Graduate in Psychology. After working as a Clinical Psychologist in a General Hospital in 1979, he was elected mayor of Manresa (Spain). In 1988 he began to work as a civil servant in the European Commission in Brussels, where among other projects he lead EURES employment network. In June of 2004 he was named General Secretary of the Department of Health of the Government of Catalonia. In September 2005 the Government entrusted him to start up the “Bioregion of Catalonia” (Biotechnology) and since January 2007 to May 2013 has been CEO of TicSalut Foundation (ICT Health). Nowadays he is Director of “mHealth” at Mobile World Capital Barcelona.