Iker holds a Doctorate of Engineering from TECNUN, University of Navarra. His PhD thesis studies low complexity coding schemes for communications. He has been involved in the crypto space for over 4 years and he got involved in various blockchain projects while finishing his Thesis.
Currently he is working as a cryptographer for Lisk, where he was the first member of the Science Team. Prior to joining Lisk, he spent several years as a Software Engineer at MathWorks.