Biotechnology & Cosmetics

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Biotechnology
  • Location Dos Hermanas, Spain
  • Currency EUR
  • Founded June 2010
  • Employees 1
  • Website tergumcosmetics.com

Company Summary

The name of the company “tergum” is latin for skin/shield. Tergum is a Technology Based Enterprise with its origin in a research group from the University of Cordoba. Tergum has a solid expertise in the area of vegetal extracts and antioxidants.

Based on its know-how, Tergum has designed skincare and haircare products that stand out for their effectiveness.


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    CEO and Founding Partner

    Bachelor of business, University of Deusto.
    Has learned to lead multidisciplinary teams in international environments thanks to his experience working for excellent companies like Eli Lilly, Fresenius Medical Care or Norsk Hydro. In 2010 he founded Tergum, a Biotech company, together with two world class researchers.

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    María Dolores Luque de Castro

    Professor of Analytical Chemistry.
    Author of 12 monographs, more than 30 chapters and over 650 publications. She received the ExTech 2001 Award and is supervisor of the Science for Peace Programm from the NATO. She has also participated in various applied research projects with more than 12 companies.

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    Feliciano Priego

    Ph.D. in Analytical Quemistry.
    Awarded with the Young Reseacher Price from the Analytical Quemistry Society in 2008, he has worked in the Structural Biology and Bioinformatics Department at University of Geneva. He has also participated in 12 research projects and developed a patent for the analysis of glycated proteins. He is a repatriate from the Ramón y Cajal Programm (Spanish Ministry of Science).


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