He is psychiatrist (MD, PhD), Head of Department of Psychiatry at Hospital Universitari Vall d’Hebron (HUVH) in Barcelona, Spain. He is professor of psychiatry at Barcelona Autonomous University. He is Principal Investigator of Vall d’Hebron Research Institute (VHIR). He is president of Innovation Commission at HUVH and member of the Scientific Committee of VHIR. He is Chair of the section Neurodevelopmental Disorders Across Lifespan of the European Psychiatric Association. He published more than 180 articles on the field of genetics, psychopharmacology and neurodevelopmental disorders (h-index 40). He is principal investigator of VHIR in 6 European grants (H2020) focused on treatment resistant depression, ADHD and autism. Also, he is member of several international consortiums of mood disorders and neurodevelopmental disorders (IMpACT, PGC, ENIGMA, ADHD-ECNP Network).