Team in charge of success

 

“If I have seen further, it is by standing on the shoulders of giants”. Isaac Newton

We know that what we are achieving today is a consequence of the intelligence, dedication and perseverance, of the fathers of science that allowed them having important discoveries. In Bialtec we are committed to apply them to bring sustainable solutions that maintain the natural balance of life. Besides of these great scientists, we have the following leaders of our teams:

Lina Toro Bialtec

CEO

Mauricio Agudelo

Chemical Engineer, University of Antioquia. Complementary studies in project management and technological management. 8 years of experience in biotechnology companies. Patent Co-Inventor No. 12 212604 “Fermenter for culture of microorganisms (…)”. Professional acknowledgments: Star sowing engineer 2018 UdeA. Serial entrepreneur, founder of two biotech-based companies.

COO

Darío Rueda

Chemical Engineer, National University of Colombia. Complementary studies in Innovation Management and Strategic Planning. 8 years of experience in biotechnology companies. Co-Inventor of Patent No. 12 212604 “Fermenter for the cultivation of microorganisms (…)”. Co – founder of two Biotechnology based companies.

CFO

Lina Toro

Administrative Engineer, National University of Colombia. MSc in Business Administration with emphasis in General Management (MBA). 9 years of experience in the financial sector and 2 years of experience in the biotechnology sector. Complementary training in coaching and development of high-performance teams. Also responsible for the marketing processes.

R&D Manager

Camilo Arroyave

PhD in chemical engineering. Chemical Engineer, University of Antioquia. Patent co-inventor WO2012076991 A3 (2012) “Process for modifying zeolite by incorporation of phosphorus (…)”. Responsible for the execution of 6 innovation, research and development projects at Sumicol, University of Antioquia and Colombian Petroleum Institute.

Quality Control Manager

Andrés Acevedo

Chemical Engineer, University of Antioquia with emphasis on statistical quality control. Complementary studies in strategic business planning, Lean and Six Sigma. 3 years of experience in biotechnology companies.

CFO

Lina Toro

Ingeniera Administradora, Universidad Nacional de Colombia. Msc en Administración de Empresas con énfasis en Dirección General (MBA). 9 años de experiencia en el sector financiero y 2 años de experiencia en el sector de la biotecnología. Formación complementaria en coaching y Desarrollo de equipos de alto desempeño. Responsable además por los procesos de marketing.

CEO

Mauricio Agudelo

Ingeniero Químico, Universidad de Antioquia. Estudios complementarios en gerencia de proyectos y gestión tecnológica. 8 años de experiencia en empresas de biotecnología. Co-Inventor patente No 12 212604 “Fermentador para cultivo de microorganismos (…)”. Reconocimientos profesionales: Ingeniero sembrador de estrellas 2018 UdeA. Emprendedor serial, fundador de dos compañías de base biotecnológica.

R&D+I Manager

Camilo Arroyave

PhD en ingeniería química. Ingeniero Químico, Universidad de Antioquia. Co-inventor patente WO2012076991 A3 (2012) “Process for modifying zeolite by incorporation of phosphorus (…)”. Responsable por la ejecución de 6 proyectos de innovación, investigación y desarrollo en Sumicol, Universidad de Antioquia e Instituto Colombiano de Petróleo.

COO

Darío Rueda

Ingeniero Químico, Universidad Nacional de Colombia. Estudios complementarios en Gestion de la innovación y Planeación estratégica. 8 años de experiencia en empresas de biotecnología.  Co-Inventor de la patente No 12 212604 “Fermentador para cultivo de microorganismos (…)”. Co – fundador de dos compañías de base Biotecnológica.

Quality Control Manager

Andrés Acevedo

Ingeniero Químico, Universidad de Antioquia con énfasis en control estadístico de la calidad. Estudios complementarios en planeación estratégica empresarial, Lean y Six Sigma. 3 años de experiencia en empresas de biotecnología.