Cristina, COO and co-founder of bound4blue, holds a BSc. & MSc. in Aeronautical Engineering from the Polytechnic University of Barcelona and an Executive MBA from IESE Business School. She has also attended several business programs at the University of Cambridge, ESADE Business School and Singularity University. Cristina has participated in more than 10 national and European projects, being the inventor of more than 5 patents in the field of wind-assisted propulsion systems and its various applications. Due to her endeavour, she has received several awards such as the Forbes 30 Under 30 Award (featuring the 30 brightest Manufacturing and Industry entrepreneurs under the age of 30 in Europe) or the Woman Award organised by the European Institute of Innovation & Technology.