Santiago Gutiérrez Rubio holds a B.Sc. in Environmental Sciences from the Rey Juan Carlos University in 2015. His final project was "Preparation of new materials with application in degradation of pollutants." He is currently studying a Master in "Renewable Energy, Fuel Cells and Hydrogen" at UIMP in collaboration with CSIC.
In February 2015 he joined the Thermochemical Processes Unit of IMDEA Energy where he worked as intern researcher until July 2015, joining as a researcher in training in October of that same year. Since October 2016 he is predoctoral researcher in the same unit.