Joan Bladé (Barcelona, 18 September, 1960; member 50.512) graduated in Medicine and Surgery at the University of Barcelona, specialising in Dentistry for the Orthodontics Faculty at the University, and has an MBA from ESADE. He completed postgraduate studies in Endodontics at the UB and Sedation Dental at the Complutense University of Madrid. He is a member of SAAD (Society for Advancement of Anaesthesia in Dentistry) and of the Spanish Society of Sports Dentistry. For ten years he has been Associate Professor of Therapeutic Pathology at the Faculty of Dentistry at the University of Barcelona. Bladé is the owner and medical director of Doctor Bladé Group, with three dental clinics in Barcelona and one in Hospitalet de Llobregat. In the previous Board of Directors, he was the director with responsibility for the basketball section.