Statutory Seat

The Statutory Seat and ICT e-Infrastructure Offices of LifeWatch ERIC are located in Seville, Region of Andalusia, Kingdom of Spain.

The Statutory Seat and the ICT e-Infrastructure Technical Offices jointly assist the functioning of the infrastructure, the former being the coordinator of all legal, administrative and institutional activities, and the latter responsible for managing the distributed ICT e-Infrastructure operations and implementation.


The Statutory Seat and the ICT e-Infrastructure Technical Office are responsible for the coordination and management of the day-to-day institutional relationships, administrative, legal, and financial issues, technology transfer and distributed ICT infrastructure operations.

Specifically, they coordinate procurement and IPR matters, formal agreements with external data and e-Services suppliers, and Service Legal Agreements (SLA) with local, regional, national and international entities, including decision-makers and environmental managers.

In addition, they coordinate and manage the construction, maintenance and deployment of the distributed ICT e-Infrastructure, including coordination of the design and implementation of the e-Services required by the Service Centre and the Virtual Laboratories and Innovations Centre, as well as the other Distributed Facilities.

Contact details

Statutory Seat

Chief Executive Officer
Christos Arvanitidis


Postal address
Plaza España SN, SECTOR II-III
41071 Seville (Spain)

ICT e-Infrastructure Technical Office

Chief Technology Officer
Juan Miguel González-Aranda


Postal address
Pabellón de Italia
Planta 2 NO – SO
C/ Isaac Newton 4,
Isla de la Cartuja
41092 Seville (Spain)


The Bulgarian National Distributed Centre is represented by the  Agricultural University-Plovdiv.

To know more about how Bulgaria contributes to LifeWatch ERIC, please visit our dedicated webpage.