Lieutenant Commander Gustavo Adolfo Gómez-Pimpollo Crespo is Hydrographic Engineer, and has been the Commanding Officer of R/V Malaspina since July 2017. He started his studies in Hydrography in 2005 and he has worked on board various hydrographic vessels (R/V Tofiño, R/V Rigel and R/V Antares) and in the Hydrography Section of IHM as data validation and processing chief since then.