About us


Meet our scientific and expert team.
Nieves Perez
Co-founder and General Director of ANE International.

Scientific researcher specialized in the application of Neuroscience to the field of personal and professional development for more than 13 years.

Lecturer, coach and trainer. She has trained with greats such as Dr. Prof. Gerhard Roth in the Master in Cognitive Neurosciences of AON (Academy of Neuroscience) and obtained the official qualification in holistic therapies at Impuls e.V. Germany. She also studied mental training, rehabilitation, Ericksonian hypnosis and the Quantum Touch technique in Germany. Certified as a holistic coach in Spain.

Since 2012 she was a pioneer in the Expansion project of the international Neuroscience consortium. Years later she would accompany Torsten Seelbach, as general director of the Consortium and currently she is the CEO and founder of ANE International bringing the knowledge to the Spanish and English speaking countries. Together with her team and scientific collaborators, she has made it possible to transfer cutting-edge knowledge about the brain in a pedagogical way to hundreds of professionals.

Tibisay Vera
Representant of ANE International, England. Applied Neuroscience Trainer in ANE International.

Master in Clinical Neuroscience. More than 20 years of experience in the areas of finance, project management, coaching, training, leadership and personal and team development. Her closeness, thoroughness and rigour stand out.

Trainer in the PRISM Brain Mapping tool, holds a diploma in Neuro-economics and how the brain makes decisions, certified in Mindfulness MBRS and master practitioner of NLP. Member of the British Neuroscience Association (BNA), Association of Coaching and fellow member of the Institute of Leadership and Management (ILM) in the UK.
He bases his work on neuroscientific research and neuroscience applications to support personal development and well-being and the achievement of high performance in both the individual and the company during transformation processes. 

Dr. Miguel Toribio

Supervisor, applied Neuroscience Trainer in ANE International.
PhD in applied microbiology and mental health, MSc in clinical neuroscience and BSc in human nutrition. 

Leading expert in clinical neuroscience, human nutrition and applied microbiology with more than two decades of experience, honorary researcher in the School of Psychology at Cardiff University where he is collaborating on projects on emotional regulation, mental health at work, and the gut-brain axis.

Work-Based Learning Award from Banco Santander (Santander Universities) in 2016 for his research. His dedication to this emerging field of study is reflected in numerous publications, conferences and public presentations, positioning him as one of the undisputed leading voices in health-.

As part of his commitment, Miguel is Neurodiversity leader at the Primary-Care and Community Neurology Society (also known as the Person-Centred Neurosciences Society) and collaborates with youth mental health programs at the London-based charity Body & Soul, which specializes in supporting victims of psychological trauma.

Paola Valderrama
Neuromentor and coach at ANE International

Coach and Mentor specialized in accompanying women, trainer and disseminator of personal growth content.

Certified in Integral Coaching, CFGS Commercial Management and Marketing, Universidad Oberta de Cataluña, UOC, and Master of Entrepreneurship, Catalonia, the assertiveness that has been cultivated accompanies her to locate the obstacle and find the points of improvement at individual or team level.

He stands out for his dynamism and clarity in the processes, always providing solutions focused on action and easy to implement. He boosts motivation in groups, whatever the circumstances and leads them to achieve their objectives. She has a great ability to flow with the process of organizing and coordinating, adapting to the person and leading them to action while respecting their rhythms.

Joslis Vivas

Neuroassistant and coordinator at ANE International.

Expert in Project Management and administration tasks. She accompanies the students giving support with any technical or administrative questions and accompanying them as a study guide, supporting them in their training and certification process at the Academy.

Mentor specialized in time management, organization and planning. Advisor to entrepreneurs in the field of virtual assistance. Her ability to provide order and practical solutions to automate processes, create efficient workflows and harmonize and coordinate tasks stands out. Her work is dedicated and conscientious and she encourages each team member to do what he or she loves.

Torsten Seelbach

Founder of TS Holding - Consortium of Neuroscience companies applied to business.

One of the leading international experts for the integration of neuroscientific findings in the field of education and training for companies, organizations and educational institutions.

He studied business administration and cognitive neuroscience. He is managing director of TS Holding GmbH and CEO of several subsidiaries in Germany such as the AON (Academy of Neuroscience) and AFNB (Academy of Neuroscience and Business Management).

His vision is to make the results of modern brain research available to companies, organizations and educational institutions and to build a better future in education, training and personal development.

In close collaboration with the most renowned scientists of our time, he has successfully implemented a unique corporate concept.


Prof. Dr. Eric Kandel

Nobel Prize in Medicine 2000

U.S. citizen and member of the U.S. National Academy of Sciences since 1974; in 1997 he was awarded the German Order Pour le Mérite for Science and Art. He is a professor at Columbia University in New York. Director of the Kavli Institute for Brain Research, research fellow at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute and member of the Board of Trustees of the Austrian Institute of Science and Technology. In 2000 he was awarded the Nobel Prize in Medicine.


Prof. Dr. Gerhard Roth

Eminent Professor at the University of Bremen.

Neurobiologist and Professor of Behavioral Physiology and Developmental Neurobiology at the Institute for Brain Research at the University of Bremen. For eight years he was chairman of the "Deutschen Volkes" Scholarship Foundation and co-founder of Roth GmbH, Applied Neurosciences. He is one of the most famous neurobiologists in Europe, author of numerous books. In 2011 he was awarded the 1st class of the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany.


Prof. Dr. Tobias Esch

Physician, health researcher, neuroscientist and author.

He has worked at the Universities of Göttingen, Witten/Herdecke, Harvard and the Charité Berlin, among others. Harkness Fellow (Commonwealth Fund New York), visiting professor at Harvard Medical School.

His focus is on neurobiological aspects of health, including stress management, attention and self-regulation. Author of several scientific books, including "The Neurobiology of Happiness".