With an extensive experience in the field of biocontrol, biostimulation and biofertilization, Estefanía Hinarejos is an Agricultural Engineer (Polytechnic University of Valencia) and a recognized expert consultant in regulatory matters. Currently, she is the Director of IBMA Spain and Founder of MATHEX, and she has recently joined the AlgaEnergy’s team as an external Regulatory Affairs Manager.
Nowadays, the European legislation for biostimulant products is been discussed, with a complex scenario in the regulatory process for the biological products. In this context, the incorporation of Estefanía Hinarejos reinforces the positioning of AlgaEnergy in a sector in which it already has an outstanding position. Not in vain, the company is part of the EBIC (European Biostimulant Industry Council) -the organization of reference in the sector comprised by the main players in the European biostimulant industry-, and also participates in the working groups created for the standardization of the industry.
In this regard, Hinarejos will be the representative of AlgaEnergy in the EBIC, as well as in the working groups for the normalization of the biostimulants sector: the UNE (Spanish Association for Standardization) in Spain and the CEN (European Committee for Standardization) at European level.
Estefania Hinarejos has extensive experience in the field of the biocontrol and the biological agricultural products. She is currently the Director of IBMA Spain (International Biocontrol Manufacturers Association) -an association that represents the Spanish biocontrol industry- and the Founder of MATHEX (Microbial Active Technical Experts), a company providing consulting services in the agro-biological sector, mainly in the area of regulation at European level.
The Microbiome Congress is Europe's most prominent event focused on the utilization and application of microorganisms. AlgaEnergy participated actively, making valuable contributions by showcasing scientific studies and presenting a specialized range of solutions specifically designed to promote soil health. The company's participation in the event was within the context of its incorporation into the De Sangosse group.16 June, 2023
Following an extensive restructuring, AlgaEnergy is proud to partner with DE SANGOSSE Group through a soon to be finalized deal that will enable a concentrated focus on its agricultural markets. Previous business verticals including cosmetics, bioenergy, aquaculture and nutraceuticals will be discontinued, allowing a single-minded focus on solutions for agricultural markets, specifically agribiological inputs (biostimulants, biofertilizers and biocontrol).25 May, 2023
On November 16th, 2022 open voting for the Board of Directors of the European Biostimulants Industry Council (EBIC) took place, resulting in the election of AlgaEnergy’s Managing Director – Carlos Rodríguez-Villa as Vice President of the board – with 95 percent of the participatory vote.01 December, 2022
Alcobendas City Council has awarded us with this award "which recognizes business excellence", delivered by the Mayor of Alcobendas, Aitor Retolaza.28 October, 2022
We were one of the 15 companies selected -among more than 200 applications from 27 countries- to participate in the 11th edition of the Social Innovation Tournament, organized by the EIB Institute, obtaining the second prize in the 'Blue and Green Economy' category.30 September, 2022
Decoding how AlgaEnergy’s solutions energize crop gene expression in less than 2 hours.26 September, 2022
Carlos Rodríguez-Villa, Managing Director of AlgaEnergy, gave a TED talk in which he showed how, through innovation, the goals set in the 2030 Agenda can be achieved.23 September, 2022
The biotechnology company has joined and completed the first phase of the EIC Greenhouse Gas (EIC GHG) Programme, promoted by the European Innovation Council, with the aim of measuring, reducing and offsetting the carbon footprint of European companies.16 September, 2022
The biotechnology company is one of the only two companies invited to show that through innovation the goals set in the 2030 Agenda can be achieved.09 September, 2022
The PTF4LS, led by the Spanish Food and Drink Industry Federation (FIAB), promotes the transmission of research, scientific and technological advances through public-private collaboration between the main agents in the agri-food sector.27 July, 2022