María Fátima Lucas
Co-founder and CEO of Zymvol Biomodeling
María Fátima Lucas is co-founder and CEO of ZYMVOL, a Barcelona-based deep-tech company specializing in the design and development of enzymes through computer simulations. Aiming to make industrial chemical processes more sustainable, ZYMVOL is able to discover and optimize enzymes for very specific purposes in less time than with traditional methods.
Since its founding in 2017, the company has participated in several European research projects and worked with industrial customers worldwide.
Thanks to this work, in 2020 Maria Fatima Lucas was one of the winners of the EU Prize for Women Innovators awarded by the European Commission.