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Alejandro Martínez Mingo

WHO

Alejandro Martínez Mingo

AREA

Data Science & Technology

Alejandro Martínez is an Adjunct Professor at the IE School of Human Sciences and Technology in the area of Data Science. He holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology and a master’s degree in statistics from the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (UAM), an MBA from the Escuela de Organización Industrial (EOI) and is a PhD student in psychology at the UAM.

Currently, Alejandro also works as an associate professor in the Social Psychology and Methodology department of the UAM, and is a freelance data analyst, doing consulting work for the Cardiology area of the Puerta de Hierro University Hospital.

In the past, he has worked as a principal researcher at the Forensic and Security Sciences Institute of the UAM within the VIOGEN project, developing the current risk assessment system for cases of violence against women of the Spanish Ministry of the Interior. He has also been co-founder and CEO of his own company, Wibber, with which he has managed to raise important funding rounds, and has won prestigious awards in Spanish incubators and accelerators such as Actúa UPM, Santalucía Impulsa and Lazarus.

As a researcher, Alejandro works in the Ricardo Olmos and Guillermo de Jorge-Botana team at UAM, carrying out studies in the area of computer science and natural language processing. Currently, his research line focuses on the development of quantum models of similarity within vector spaces of semantic representation.

Corporate Experience

  • Researcher, Forensic and Security Sciences Institute (UAM), Spain, 2014-2016
  • CEO, Wibber, Spain, 2016 – 2018

Academic Experience

  • Adjunct Professor of Simulation and Modeling for Understanding Change, IE University Spain, 2019 – Present
  • Adjunct Professor of Algorithms and Data Structures, IE University Spain, 2019 – Present
  • Associate Professor of Qualitative Methodologies, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid Spain, 2020 – Present

Academic Background

  • PhD student in Psychology, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spain, 2020
  • Master in Business Administration and Entrepreneurship, Escuela de Organización Industrial, Spain, 2017
  • Master in Methodology of Behavioral and Health Sciences, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spain, 2015
  • Bachelor Degree in Psychology, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spain, 2013