Marta Urizal Comas
Technical Service Director - Personal Care Business Line
Thor Especialidades, S.A.
Marta Urizal has worked for Thor for more than twenty five years always in the technical field.
During all this period she has been related to the biocides industry and since 2000 she has also
been dedicated to personal care industry. Just starting in Thor, in 1995, she set up and headed
the Thor Spain Biocides Technical Department that has serviced first the Spanish market and
later others like Portugal and LATAM.
Firstly she was appointed as Microbiology Laboratory Manager and in 2010 she was named
Biocides and Personal Care Technical Manager for Thor Spain. From 2009 she started some
global responsibilities for the Thor Group giving Technical support to Thor Mexico and in 2011
she was appointed as Thor Group Specialist for all wet wipe applications. Lastly in October 2019
she is nominated as a global position Technical Service Director in Personal Care business line.
Marta has a degree in Biology for the Universidad Autonoma de Barcelona (1995). She is now
the vice president of the Biodeterioration and Biodegradation Group of the Spanish Microbiology