Universidad Autónoma de Madrid and BeAble Capital. We are a dynamic team of industry experts united by a shared mission to push the boundaries of Deep Science.
The Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (UAM) is a public university that combines quality teaching, intensive research and high job placement with a firm social commitment, being a benchmark in these areas, according to various global indicators. In the QS World University Rankings 2021, UAM ranks for the second consecutive year among the top 200 universities in the world. It is the second best university in Spain, the first in Madrid, and is among the 100 most prestigious universities in Europe.
The Vice-Rectorr for Transfer, Innovation and Culture of the UAM, Prof. Félix Zamora, has been the promoter and co-founder of S4i.
BeAble Capital is a Venture Capital firm specialised in Science Equity: investment in Deep Science companies from early stage to series A. BeAble is an European VC headquartered in Spain, and offers to investors a focus in deep science technologies such as new materials, nanotechnology, industrial biotech, photonics or industrial biotech, always with an application in sectors strictly related to sustainability (energy, circular economy, water, etc) BeAble Capital selects the most disruptive technologies emerging from research centers and universities across Europe, to make possible the leap from the lab to industry. The core of BeAble's priorities lies in making possible the best future of the earth together with achieving high returns to its investors.
The Partner of BeAble Capital, Alberto Díaz, has been the promoter and co-founder of S4i.