Director, Legal Affairs Europe

Ms. Ana Balmes joined Linical as Director Legal Affairs Europe in 2018. With more than 18 years of experience in international corporate law in diverse sectors including health/pharmaceutical, investigation, energy, IT, telecommunications, construction, etc., in Organizations such as International Atomic Energy Agency, UNICEF, and United Nations among others. Ms. Balmes has been providing international legal support in-house, coordinating the development/implementation of regulations and policies, leading overall strategic direction of procurement/contracts, negotiating and implementing contracts and agreements of high complexity, leading international legal and procurement teams, and developing and providing training in legal and procurement matters in-house. Ms. Balmes holds a Law Degree from Universidad Complutense, Madrid and a postgraduate Diploma in Management Development.