Jorge Juan Fernández García
Director of Innovation
EIT Health

Jorge has more than 18 years of experience in healthcare and life sciences, the last eight years fully dedicated to innovation, technology and entrepreneurship, at the intersection of business, government, and academia. Prior to joining EIT Health as Director of Innovation, Jorge had a dual affiliation: Director of E-Health within the Innovation Department at Hospital Sant Joan de Déu Barcelona (the largest pediatric hospital in Spain and one of the top 5 in Europe), and Director of Moebio, a Stanford-linked initiative to develop healthcare entrepreneurs and future leaders in healthcare innovation run by Biocat (the organization that champions the healthcare ecosystem in Catalonia). Jorge has extensive project management and portfolio management experience in innovation efforts at intrapreneurial and entrepreneurial ventures.