Ruiz-Baraibar Orihuela

Junior Consultant

Health public affairs play a key role in fostering collaboration, shaping policies, and advancing public health agendas across the EU, ensuring the wellbeing of all Europeans and the resilience of their healthcare systems.

Driven by the role of businesses and civil society in shaping the public debate, Catalina seeks to combine her professional and academic background to promote more democratic and effective policies.

Her project management and eye for details are her greatest strengths. Working in consulting has bolstered her ability to deal with various tasks and projects simultaneously, and to adapt to fast changing environments with a problem-solving attitude.

Catalina’s passion for EU affairs and life sciences, coupled with her studies in Law and Biochemistry, equips her with the tools to take a comprehensive and holistic approach to EU health policies.


  • MS Law at Universidad Oberta de Catalunya (2024)
  • BS Law at Universidad Carlos III de Madrid (2022)
  • BS Biochemistry at Universidad Complutense de Madrid (2018)


  • Spanish
  • English

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