Leticia joined Asparia Glycomics in 2019 as Senior Research Chemist in Asparia’s Custom Synthesis service, and since 2022 she oversees and monitors progress of client projects as a Project Manager, ensuring an efficient communication between scientific direction, production lab and clients. Her duties include project coordination, client communication, administration, and reporting.
With more than 15 years of working experience in Organic Chemistry, her research career has been focused on the synthesis of pharmacologically valuable building blocks. Leticia has been working in several fields in academic labs between Ireland and Spain as a postdoctoral researcher, in projects in material science and catalysis. In addition, she has been involved in several research collaborations in Molecular Biology and Microbiology.
Leticia earned her PhD in Synthetic Chemistry in 2012 from the University of the Basque Country in Spain.