Iratxe has a Joint MSc degree in Chemical and Industrial Engineering from the Polytechnic University of Catalonia (UPC). She has focused her technical profile in large engineering companies as SENER, ENUSA, and Envisyo Global, where she accumulated wide ranging experience in project coordination within the sectors of energy, waste management, food processing, and mechanical equipment sizing, Multiphysics FEM simulation, integration and start-up of prototype systems.