Abel was born and grew up in Seville, Spain, where he started to develop his professional career focusing on software engineering and project management.
He worked at Sage Group for six years, involved in a variety of projects on smart cities and smart governance for the public administration. In 2014, he and his family moved to Oxford, where he has worked at the University of Oxford for three years, managing Digital Health projects and international engineering teams. He also has been Programme Manager for a research programme on Machine Intelligence applied to Health. Abel has a degree in Computer Science Engineering, a Postgraduate Certificate in Business Intelligence, and holds several certifications in project management.
His passion is designing, creating and bringing to market successful, groundbreaking products in order to make a substantial improvement in people's lives.