Dr. Garcia-Echeverria currently serves as Chief of Rx Creation at EQRx. He was the chief operating officer of research and global head of research platforms at Sanofi, where he was responsible for overseeing the establishment and execution of the Sanofi research strategy. Before joining Sanofi, Carlos held several positions of increasing responsibility at Novartis, including executive director, oncology drug discovery head, where he was responsible for managing multiple late-stage drug discovery cancer programs. Carlos is an inventor on 45 patents and has published more than 190 peer-reviewed articles, book chapters and review papers. His research activities have been mainly focused on the identification and development of inhibitors of protein and lipid kinases, proteolytic enzymes, and antagonists of intracellular protein-protein interactions. He received his Ph.D. in organic chemistry from the University of Barcelona (Spain).