A flexible and dynamic structure to answer the clients' needs

A group of experienced professionals form the executive management team of the company. They follow the daily operations of ReadyCell in terms business development and research and development activities.

Gerard Palau, Phd

Business Development & Operations Director

Dr. Palau joined ReadyCell in 2016, and he’s become the responsible of Business Development and manager of the daily operations of the company. He holds a PhD in Chemical Sciences from Universitat Rovira i Virgili in Tarragona, obtaining a +6 years of technical and project management experience in R&D departments, with main investigation projects focused on chemical transformations for the biomedical/biological sectors, working in Spain, UK and Germany. Along these years, he has also developed commercial and management expertise in the pharmaceutical and research industry, and experience in active project presentations in international environments.

Cristina Soto, MSc


Cristina Soto joined ReadyCell in 2018. She’s currently working in the development and validation of cell-based models for ADME-tox research. She holds a M.Sc. in Drug Research, Control and Development from the University of Barcelona, a postdegree in Pharmaceutical Science Research from University of Barcelona, and a B.Sc. in Biotechnology from University of Girona. During her Bachelor’s thesis at Laboratory DruQuaR (Ghent, Belgium), she worked on the development of antibody-based biosensors for drug qualification.