Adrià Comella i Carnicé
Dr. Adrià Comella, a graduate in Medicine and Surgery from the University of Lleida and Master of Business Administration (MBA 2001) for ESADE, has been the director of the Catalan Health Service (Servei Català de la Salut) (2018-2021) during the pandemic. He has also been president of the Catalan Institute of Health, president of the System of Medical Emergencies of Catalonia and president of the Permanent Commission of the Health Consortium of Barcelona during the same period.
He has developed his career in the fields of strategy consulting, marketing and commercial management, general management and university training, both in the private and public sectors. He has been general secretary and member of the Technical Council of the Government of the Generalitat, between 2016 and 2017 he led the planning and execution of the closure of the model prison in Barcelona.