Eva Pando is Industrial Engineer (University of Oviedo) from Polytechnic University of Gijon, Master in Business Administration (MBA) from Polytechnic University of Madrid. Eva Pando is today General Manager of IDEPA, President of ASTURGAR, SRP and CEEI, and CEO of ASTUREX. She coordinates the organizations that make up the IDEPA GROUP to improve the economic development of the Principality of Asturias, forming a specialized team completely focused on the support of Asturian companies. His responsibilities include various fields: investments, finance, internationalization, innovation, infrastructures, etc.
Previously she managed for 10 years the European Business and Innovation Centre CEEI, oriented towards innovative and technological companies, where she developed her skills, mainly through her previous experience, working in the venture capital market for 8 years. During the period she worked at the venture capital firm SRP, she was an investment analyst and later coordinated the investment department. She has contributed to the creation of ASBAN (Asturias Business Angels Network) and has been Vice President of ANCES (Spanish Business Innovation Center Network). She has collaborated in several programmes and activities related to start ups at international level, both in the EU ecosystem and in Latin American countries, being an expert evaluator of SMEs of the European Commission and independent expert in the mid-term evaluation of the Eurostars 2 Programme. Currently she is member of Eurada’s Board of Directors.