Gisela Garcia Alvarez
managing director, CSG (Galician Health Cluster)
Gisela Garcia-Alvarez, Doctor in Biochemistry by education and citizen of the world by vocation, has more than 15 years of experience in health systems in Europe and Asia. Her interest in management led her to direct the first health and life sciences cluster in Singapore in 2010, combining it with her research and teaching activities. Life brought her to Galicia where she works as Managing Director of the Galician Health Cluster since end of 2016. In three years, she has developed a successful internationalization strategy of the Galician healthcare and social care companies, attracting public funding and investment for the ecosystem and the region. She has also placed CSG as a direct channel of communication between regulators, providers and users.