Business Council

The Business Council (composition and functions established in the by-laws), advisory body of the Board of Trustees, will allow us to know the initiatives and needs of the business sector of Bages and Osona, with invited members on the Board of Trustees. The objective is to find collaborative projects between knowledge generators and developers of competitive products and services.


Bages representatives:

  • Albert Giralt, CEO of Avinent (President).
  • Ramon Mandaña, CEO of Oliva Torras.
  • Sílvia Gratacòs, president of the Cambra de Comerç de Manresa.
  • Eudald Camprubí, CEO of Nuclia.
  • Míriam Ponsa, independent fashion designer.

Osona representatives:

  • Gemma Vivet, CEO of Gepork and president of the Consell Empresarial d’Osona.
  • Anna Terradellas, counselor of Casa Tarradellas.
  • Clàudia Bayés, manager of Consultori Bayés.
  • Mercè Girbau, president and CEO of Girbau SA.
  • Lourdes Baulenas, CEO of Construccions Ferrer.

Collaborating companies

The IRIS-CC has a proactive attitude to find joint projects with companies in the fields of research and innovation, in life and health sciences. These projects are oriented towards specific objectives of mutual interest.