The Founders

Luis Iriondo

Was the founder of TORROT in 1961, he create a nice story and a successful products in the decade of the 80.

Jose Maria Pibernat and Narciso Casas

Were the founder of GASGAS in 1985, they create a leader and championship brand in trial during the last 30 years.

The cousins Contreras (Rafael and Ivan) was the refounders of TORROT in 2015 after the technological centers reborn the company in 2012. Ivan Contreras leads the development of TORROT and in his first year in addition to growing in market and product, he integrates GASGAS in his model at the end of 2015.


Iván Contreras

CEO and ReFounder TORROT. He has been managing Tech companies for more than 15 years. His international trajectory took him to the United States where he personally directed the expansion of Carbures in both Coasts serving main clients as Boeing, Tesla, Proterra among other leading companies. His passion for technology, his good eye to get market trends in its origin, and his determination to go beyond the limits creating new realities and possibilities for products are the main assets for TORROT to keep its leading role in Personal Mobility Interconnected.


Rafael Contreras, PhD

ReFounder TORROT. Actually Founder and Chairman of Carbures. He has more than 20 years of experience in the creation and development of international tech companies. His expertise in Business Strategy and technology transfer from University and R+D centers is very valuable in his role of supporting TORROT as a senior and specialized advisor. While he is also the President of Carbures USA, he uses to collaborate with Universities both in Europe and America, besides being a member of the BOD in Tech companies of different sectors.