Meet us at a quick glimpse!

Audit Technical Manager and Head of Quality

Aina Sellés

"It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligence, but the one most resposnive to change.” – Charles Darwin
Operations Coordinator – BCN

Alba Aledo

"AFA always goes the extra mile. We start by doing what’s necessary, then what’s possible, and suddenly we are doing the impossible."
Operations Coordinator – BCN

Anna Loncà

"The trust of our customers is the basis of our success."
Director

Eduard Cayón

"Our inspiration is based on the will to serve customer and the pursuit of mutual benefits by establishing win-win relationships."
Audit Technical Manager

Helena Portero

"Only those who belongs to AFA knows that the value of our job is measured by enthusiasm and commitment."
Finance and Accounting Department

Iliana De León

"Feeling proud to be part of AFA team contributing to our main goal and objective: to provide the best service to our customers, I am happy doing that!"
Operations Coordinator – Shanghai

Joan Lu

“AFA provides third-party audits in pharmaceutical and cosmetics industries around the world. We at AFA always try our best to provide service for you! AFA审计协会提供全球范围内制药行业和化妆品行业的第三方审计。我们AFA竭诚为您服务!”
Head of Technical Department

José Carlos Vergara

"Enthusiasm is the strongest driver."
Auditor Coordinator in USA and LATAM

José Luis Digón

"Learn as if you were going to live your whole life, and live as if you were going to die tomorrow" - Charles Chaplin.
Head of Operations

Laura Mallo

“The only way to manage customers’ needs is feeling them as yours, achieving them with passion and commitment. This is how we work at AFA”.
Operations Coordinator - BCN

Laura Pérez

“At AFA we are focused in continuous improvement to achieve higher customer satisfaction”
Head of Finance and Accounting

Montse Lloberol

"A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step" - Lao Tzu
Operations Coordinator - BCN

Rosa Pascual

“Excellent customer service is when a company exceeds the customer's expectations. At AFA we provide proactive support and anticipate customer needs by going the extra mile to work to establish real, human relationships with our customers.”
Audit Technical Manager

Silvia Martínez

“I am happy to work on what I like the most and, more important, surrounded by this amazing team.”
Auditor Coordinator - INDIA

Sushama Mishall

“Perceive the customer needs and accomplish them...this is the way of life at AFA”
Operations Assistant - BCN

Tánia Albarracín

"Successful customer experiences are all about the way they are cared for, even the smallest detail is a lesson learned."

Board of Directors

As AFA is an association of pharmaceutical companies, there is a Board of Directors, who governs, manages and represents the Association.

It is composed by:

President

Dr. Octavi Colomina

Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering and BSc. in Chemistry.

Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering and BSc. in Chemistry. More than 40 years of professional experience in the fields of Biochemical Research, Petrochemical & Fine Chemical Industry, Software Development and Project Management for Computer System implementation within the Pharmaceutical and Chemical industry fields. Since 1994, he works as a Pharmaceutical industry Consultant being involved in regulatory compliance and technical projects and for the Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Veterinary and Cosmetic industries worlwide.
Vice-President and Secretary

Dr. Eduard Cayón

Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry

Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry. More than 30 years of professional experience developed in Chemical Research, Pharmaceutical Analytical Development, Pharmaceutical and Food Quality Control, Validation, Auditing and Quality Assurance for the Pharmaceutical industry. Since 1999, working as a Consultant for Pharmaceutical industry in TDV giving services to customers from several European and Asian countries. More than 300 worldwide audits personally performed to suppliers and manufacturers of Pharmaceutical, Chemical and Cosmetic industries.
Treasurer

Sr. José María Giménez-Alcover

BSc. in Law by the Universidad Central de Barcelona.

BSc. in Law by the Universidad Central de Barcelona. Law firm owner. Member # 11.916 from the Ilustre Colegio de Abogados de Barcelona. Specialized in Civil, commercial, Insolvency, Family and Procedural Law. He worked as a Professor of International Law at the Universidad Internacional de Catalunya and as lawyer for the Real Canal de la Infanta. He is one of the founders of AFA and is a member of the Grupo Jurídico Gispert where he is Director of the Litigation Department.