Director of Operations, Site Manager, Charles River LaboratoriesBiography
Ernesto de la Cueva is an experience professional in the laboratory animal science and technology field. He has been working in laboratory animal science for over 25 years. During all these years, he has held different, growing responsibility positions in management-related roles in Spain, US, and the UK. He has worked for prestigious institutions such as the Spanish National Cancer Centre (CNIO), Baylor College of Medicine BCM), and Cancer Research UK-University of Cambridge. After his BS, he obtained his PhD in biology (cancer genetics) from the Autonoma University of Madrid with a thesis project about the phenotypic characterization of a p21/p53 double KO mutant model. Ernesto has published several scientific and technical papers and has participated as a speaker at different forums and meetings. He has completed an executive MBA program from the School for Industrial Organizations (EOI) in Madrid, Spain. Since March 2010, Ernesto is responsible for Charles River's Insourcing Solutions business units for Europe operations.