Lola graduated from the University of Barcelona, where she studied Chemistry. After completing her studies, she moved to London for one year to join Glaxosmithkline working in the Respiratory unit. During her time at Glaxosmithkline she focused on developing drugs for the treatment of asthma and fibrosis.
Lola decided she wanted to expand her knowledge and expertise within science and enrolled for her PhD specializing in Oncology. She graduated from her PhD in Oncology Medicinal Chemistry at the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow.
After completing her PhD, she returned to Spain and joined the Clinical Research team at QuintilesIMS where she worked on Phase II and Phase III Oncology trials.