Catalina Fernández de Ana Portela
Catalina received the Mother Earth Award for her commitment to a pioneering biotechnological project born in Galicia, Spain. The same award, received by Sir David Attenborough in 2020. This project has evolved into the leading international biotech company specializing in the development of natural products for human health based on medicinal mushrooms. Health, quality and respect for nature form the core principles of Catalina’s and Hifas da Terra’s business philosophy. These distinctive values are evident in the formulas that the company develops and the ongoing research and work it undertakes daily.