Marian Pereira holds a PhD in Ecology from the University of Granada and a degree in Environmental Sciences from the Pablo de Olavide University in Seville. After a research period at the Biology Station in Doñana (CSIC), since 2010 she focuses on the management of R&D projects, both national and international.
She has been working at the Seville headquarters of Zabala Innovation since 2011, where she is the regional liaison for the coordination of work on European proposals. She is also part of the environmental working groups, with special attention to the nature, circular economy and raw materials calls.
In addition, she has participated in the definition and management of various projects for the revaluation of raw materials from the mining sector.