Team

Find out more about the team behind LifeWatch ERIC.

LifeWatch ERIC employs an international staff with wide-ranging expertise and multidisciplinary skills. Staff members, roles and contact details are displayed below.

Are you interested in joining the team? Click here to browse our job opportunities.

Christos Arvanitidis

Christos Arvanitidis

Executive Board

Chief Executive
Officer


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Juan Miguel González-Aranda

Executive Board

Chief Technology Officer

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Lucas de Moncuit

Executive Board

Chief Financial
Officer


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Alberto Basset

Executive Board

Interim Director of
Service Centre


Member of the General Assembly

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Peter H. Van Tienderen

Executive Board

Interim Director of VLab & Innovation Centre

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Africa Zanella

Africa G. Zanella

Consultant

Gender & Equity
Expert


ICT-Core

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José Manuel Avila Castuera

Staff

Agroecology Technical
Expert


ICT-Core

Elizabeth Bamford

Elizabeth Bamford

Staff

Communication
Officer


Service Centre

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Riccardo Bianchi

Staff

Developer for Cloud-based Virtual Research Environments

VLab & Innovation Centre

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Giovanna Caputi Iambreghi

Staff

National Nodes Operations
Manager


Statutory Seat

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Nicola Fiore

Staff

Service Centre
ICT Coordinator


Service Centre

Cristina

Cristina Huertas-Olivares

Staff

International Initiatives & Projects Manager

Statutory Seat

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Xeni Kechagioglou

Staff

Ontology
Developer


Service Centre

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Julian Kenny

Staff

Communication
Officer


Service Centre

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Jacco Konijn

Staff

Project
Manager


VLab & Innovation Centre

Spiros Koulouzis

Spiros Koulouzis

Staff

Virtual Research Environment
Developer


VLab & Innovation Centre

Hooi Sung LIM

Hooi Sung Lim

Staff

Quality Assurance & Risk Management Officer

Statutory Seat

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Javier López-Torres

Staff

Procurement & Institutional Relationship Officer

ICT-Core

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Maria Teresa Manca

Staff

Training & Capacity Building
Officer


Service Centre

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Rocío Mantero Cejudo

Staff

Technical
Assistant


Statutory Seat

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Sara Montinaro

Staff

Chief Communication
Officer


Service Centre

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Eleonora Romano

Staff

Administrative
Officer


Service Centre

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Antonio José Sáenz Albanés

Staff

e-Infrastructure Operations Coordinator

ICT-Core

Javier Saenz Reina

Javier Saenz Reina

Staff

Finance
Officer


Statutory Seat

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Francisco Manuel Sánchez Cano

Staff

e-Infrastructure Resource Integration Coordinator

ICT-Core

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Yifang Shi

Staff

Scientific Developer for Ecological Applications of LiDAR Remote Sensing

VLab & Innovation Centre

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Joris Timmermans

Staff

Scientific Developer for Essential Biodiversity Variables Workflows

VLab & Innovation Centre

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Lucia Vaira

Staff

Web Portal
Officer


Service Centre

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Cosimo Vallo

Staff

Training
Officer


Service Centre

Bulgaria

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.