Guillem Loren

Staff Position: 
Visiting PhD student (IRB, Barcelona)
Bachelor Degree in Chemistry, University of Barcelona, 2016
Masters Degree in Organic Chemistry, University of Barcelona, 2017
Past Member To and From Dates: 
January 2023-April 2023
Past Member Current Position: 
Visiting PhD student (IRB, Barcelona)

Guillem completed his Bachelor Degree in Chemistry at the University of Barcelona in 2016, followed by the Masters Degree in Organic Chemistry at the same institution. After being employed by GATT Technologies B.V. in the Netherlands for a period of 6 months as a Junior Scientist, he moved back to Barcelona to undertake his PhD at the IRB Barcelona under supervision of Prof. Antoni Riera. There he works on the design and synthesis of bifunctional molecules targeting degradation (PROTACs) and phosphorylation of various proteins of interest. He is currently on a short placement at the Ciulli Lab. In his spare time Guillem enjoys sport, hiking, playing piano and chess.