Technical team

Andreu Dalmau

Bachelor in Environmental Science and MSc in “Oceanography and management of the marine environment”. At SUBMON he participates in studies of underwater habitats and in projects of environmental education.

Tecla Maggioni

Graduated in Biological Sciences in Milan-Bicocca University and Master degree from Oceanography and management of the marine environment. At SUBMON she deals with projects around awareness, education and conservation.

Natxo Navarro

Biologist, MSc in “Oceanography and management of the marine environment” and commercial diver. At SUBMON® he participates in studies of underwater habitats and in projects of environmental education.

Abdoulaye Bailo Diallo

Graduated of CFGS in Administration and Finance at the Torre de Malla Institute (Barcelona) and Degree in Labor Relations. The work that develops to SUBMON is framed within the area of Administration and Human Resources.

Juanita Zorrilla

Bachelor degree in Biology, MSC in Marine management and holds a PhD in Environmental Education by the Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona (UAB). She has more tan 10 years of experience working in environmental education and science communication projects, at national and European level and also in projects of international cooperation for development in marine protected areas.

Sara Fernández

Graduated in Advertising and Public Relations from the University of Rovira and Virgili in Tarragona and Master’s degree in Graphic Design. The work that develops in SUBMON is framed within the area of Communication and Marketing.

External collaborators

Sandra Andraka

Bachelor in Biology at the Universidad Complutense de Madrid, with a postgraduate specialization in Rural Planning in relation to the environment at the Centre for High Studies of the Mediterranean (CIHEAM)

She has worked over 14 years in marine conservation and fisheries management in Latin America, in result-oriented processes, trying to construct participative solutions, integrating public and private sectors.

Julia Vera

Graduated in Business sciences and MSc in Environmental Economy at the university of Amsterdam (Holland).

After 15 years’ experience in the field of the sustainability, she currently works as international consultant specialized in Tourism, focusing both on the integration of sustainability as part of the criteria for strategic positioning and for management of tourist destinations, as well as on the development of products and tourist services linked to the “green” economy.


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Roger Parés

Graduated in Marine Sciences (Farleigh Dickinson University).

With over 10 years’ experience as project manager in environmental and hydrographic projects in marine and coastal areas.

Manuel Castellote

PhD in Biology specialized in bioacoustics. He currently works at NOAA’s “Marine Mammal Lab” in Alaska.

His research interests include the application of acoustic techniques to study the ecology of cetaceans towards their conservation, as well as the effect of anthropogenic noise in cetacean communication.


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Ignasi Nuez

Biologist and MSc in “Biodiversity management and conservation”. In SUBMON he collaborates in studies of cetaceans and with the fishing sector in Costa Brava.