Andreia F. Peixoto



Andreia F. Peixoto is Assistant Researcher at Associated Laboratory for Green Chemistry (LAQV@REQUIMTE), Chemistry and Biochemistry Department of Faculty of Sciences (DQB-FCUP), University of Porto and PhD in Chemistry (2011) at University of Coimbra, Portugal. She is (co)-author of 60 papers in international peer-reviewed journals and 5 book chapters in the area of materials science and catalysis. She is PI a 2 technology transfer projects Catalvalor (2018) and Vine2Fuel (2023). These projects generated entrepreneurship awards, funding for proof of concept and a start-up creation. Since 2015 she is co-founder and co-owner of INNOVCAT LDA, a technology-based spin-off of University of Porto, focus on R&D, production and commercialization of solid catalysts and innovative functional materials for industrial application. She is Invited Professor of Green chemistry and sustainable development and transferable skills: entrepreneurship and communication, DQB-FCUP of University of Porto, and member of security committee in the same institution. She is Expert Evaluator at European commission calls.