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Joaquín Brito is appointed Chief Executive Officer

We are happy to announced that Joaquín Brito has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of the AIR Centre.


Joaquín Brito has been a marine science researcher, responsible for over twenty national and international projects. He has held several top-level management positions at the University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria., at the Canary Institute of Marine Science and at the Technology Institute of the Canary Islands. In 2009, he became the manager of the ICTS (Science and Technological Singular Infrastructure) PLOCAN (Oceanic Platform of the Canary Islands) where he has been in charge of developing infrastructures, services and projects. His main motivation is to bring out new knowledge, skills, marine and maritime resources, linking administration, training and business.


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