Who we are

The Foundation has the following Governance and Management Bodies: Board of Trustees, Council of Wise Men, Experts and Human Team.


The members of the Foundation Board are the active artistic directors and co-founders of the international performing arts company La Fura dels Baus.

Pep Gatell


Carlus Padrissa

Carlus Padrissa

Miki Espuma

Miki Espuma

Pera Tantiñá

Pera Tantiñá

Advice of wise men and experts

The Foundation has a Council of Wise Men and Experts to ensure that the concepts and activities worked on in Épica are aligned with the future of society. The Council is currently made up of the following people:

Sergi Figuerola

Director of Technology and Innovation at i2CAT and in charge of the different research areas, the innovation business units and the software engineering group.

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Lluís Fuentemilla

Cognitive neuroscientist and associate professor at the UB. Researcher at the Cognition and Brain Plasticity Group of the UB, IDIBELL and the Institute of Neuroscience of the UB.

Vicente Guallart

Chief Architect of the Barcelona City Council (2011-2015) and founder of Guallart Architects and IAAC (Instituto de Arquitectura Avanzada de Cataluña).

Josep Casanovas

Director and founder of inLab FIB and Director of the research group at the Barcelona Supercomputing Center.

Daniel Fernández

Director of Edhasa, President of the “Federación de Gremios de Editores de España (FGEE)” and “Asociación de Cámaras del Libro” in Spain.

Ana Alcantud

Anteverti Consulting Director.

Bartomeu Alorda

Doctor from the Physics Department of the University of the Balearic Islands.

Andoni Luis Aduriz

 Chef of Mugaritz.

Josep Maria Lloreda

President of the group KH7.

Joan Francesc Marco

Cultural manager and former director of the Gran Teatre del Liceu and “Instituto Nacional de las Artes Escénicas y de la Música (INAEM)”.

Josep M. Piqué

Executive President of La Salle Technova Barcelona and international president of Asociación Internacional de Parques Científicos y Áreas de Innovación (IASP).

Teresa Riera

Member of the European Parliament (2004-2014). Deputy in the Parliament of the Balearic Islands and adviser to the Council of Mallorca (1989-1996).

Rafa Montilla

Creative Director and Executive Producer for over thirty years in advertising agencies and production companies.

Francesc Subirada

Director of the initiative “Ciutadella del Coneixement” at UPF and former general director of Research of the Generalitat de Catalunya.

Fernando Vilariño

Deputy Director of the Centro de Visión por Computador, teacher at the School of Engineering and president of the European Network of Living Labs (ENoLL).

Paco Moreno

Director of the Science and Technology Transfer area of the Botín Foundation.

Pilar Orero

Teacher of the translation department at the UAB and member of the TransMedia Catalonia research group.

Marti Saballs

Journalist and expert in financial information. He is currently the deputy director of El Mundo.

Yolanda Pérez

Designer and co-founder of the international fashion brand YOLANCRIS.

Daria Tataj

Member of the jury of the European Innovation Council, manager of Tataj Innovation and expert in global innovation networks.

Carlos Solana

Expert in innovation, technology and digital transformation, he leads the “Unidad de Economía Virtual”, Metaverso and Web3 of the Mediapro Group.

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Luis Quevedo

Internationally recognized and awarded science communicator, producer, presenter and journalist.


The Foundation has the following Governance and Management Bodies: Board of Trustees, Council of Wise Men, Experts and Human Team.

Pep Gatell

President and artistic director.

Fran Iglesias


Nadala Fernández

Production and institutional relations.

Pedro Lorente

Network engineering and technology.

Ramon Tarés

Technical chief.

Helena Martí

Project management.

Marina Adrover

Audiovisual support.


The activities of the Fundación Épica La Fura dels Baus are carried out with the support of: