University of Jaen
Gabino Almonacid Puche is Professor in the Department of Electronic and Automatic Engineering and member of the Management Team of ELAND Private Equity SGEIC S.A.
He graduated in Telecommunications Engineering at the Polytechnic University of Madrid (UPM) in 1978. In 1987, he completed his PhD at UPM with Professor Antonio Luque as doctoral advisor.
At the University of Granada he has been Director of the Polytechnic High School (1986-1990), and at the University of Jaén he has been Head of the Technology Transfer Office (1993-1997) and Head of the Department of Electronic and Automatic Engineering (1999-2005) and also Head of the Centre for Advanced Studies in Energy and Environment (2007-2015).
He established, in 1990, the Solar Energy Research Group of the University of Jaén, who have made relevant contributions over the past twenty-five years to engineering and to technological development of PV systems.
He was one of the creators and initial partner of the startup Epsilum SL.