Fran Supek is an ICREA professor based at the Institute for Research in Biomedicine (IRB Barcelona), a part of the Barcelona Institute of Science and Technology. Fran leads the Genome Data Science laboratory (https://www.genomedatalab.org/), which specializes in large-scale statistical analyses of genomic, transcriptomic and epigenomic data. Fran obtained his PhD in Molecular biology in 2010 from the University of Zagreb, while working as an early-stage researcher at the RBI (Croatia). Following a postdoctoral stay at the Centre for Genomic Regulation (as a Marie Curie fellow), in 2017 he started his group at the IRB as a Ramón y Cajal fellow. Fran is the PI of the ERC StG "HYPER-INSIGHT", a work-package leader on a H2020 project "DECIDER", and an EMBO Young Investigator. Fran authored 48 research papers: 13 as first and 17 as senior/corresponding author (13/17 in top-10% journals), and additionally 3 invited review articles and 2 book chapters, cited 8030 times (H-index=27).