Ignacio Puente

Policy Officer at European Commission
Ignacio Puente

Ignacio Puente has been working with the European Commission, DG RTD – Unit in charge of SMEs, Financial Instruments and State Aids since 2012. He is responsible for developing policy actions supporting companies to roll-out their R&I strategy and access to finance, together with specific measures facilitating the supply of capital under InnovFin.

Ignacio has an academic background in Business Economics, broadened during a postgraduate program in Innovation Management at the University of Barcelona. He completed a first Master in Business Administration (MBA) at the University of Barcelona and EAE Business School and a second Master in Sustainability and Corporate Social Responsibility at UJI-UNED.