Pau Sarsanedas

President & CEO, GPA Innova

Pau Sarsanedas

Speaker Bio


Industrial Engineer from the University of Girona (UdG) and European Specialist in Adhesives from the Fraunhofer IFAM (Germany). He has managed companies with high innovation components and has led the industrialization and marketing of projects in various sectors, also developing team management functions. Some of these organizations are SARSCH (Acralock Adhesives distributor for Spain and Portugal), Alte Transportation and Supramollecular Systems, SL. In 2013, he founded together with three partners GPAINNOVA, a technology platform based in Barcelona, with three subsidiaries in America and China and a human team of more than 200 professionals currently on staff. Sarsanedas won the Pimec Jove Award 2019, aimed at young entrepreneurs leading small and medium-sized companies, and was selected in December 2021 as one of the three finalists of the Young Entrepreneur Award, promoted by the AIJEC (Young Entrepreneurs of Catalonia).