General Manager

The General Manager is responsible for the operation and management of all FCR units. He supervises the business strategy, daily operations and compliance with the research objectives. He is responsible for closing the gap between the academic world and industry by fostering ties between industrial contacts and academic research groups.

Joan Bosch is the General Manager of the Fundation since April 1st, 2016. He has a degree in Industrial engineering and in business sciences from Munich Technical University.

He also holds the position of Head of Institutional and Investment Finance in Research, at the headquarters of Fraunhofer Gesellschaft in Germany.

His mission is to support the management and development of Fraunhofer in Chile and to interconnect the activities carried out together with the Fraunhofer Germany institutes.