Aleix joined Rafael early on as a co-founder of Open Cosmos and was integral in defining the early missions and success of the project. Currently, Aleix is responsible for overseeing mission development and operations.
Trained as an aerospace engineer, Aleix gained systems engineering and project management experience working at ESA and in the space industry. During his last year studying Aeronautical Engineering at the Polytechnic University of Catalonia, he travelled abroad to complete a scholarship that took him through Germany, Sweden and France to specialize in space science and technology. After graduating, he worked in the Lunar exploration office at the European Aerospace Agency. He has been recognized as a Forbes 30 under 30 Europe in industry for his work with Open Cosmos.