Jacinto Santodomingo-Rubido graduated in Optics and Optometry from the University Complutense of Madrid, Spain. He then moved to the UK to undertake an MSc followed by a PhD from Bradford and Aston Universities, respectively. He moved to Japan as he was appointed Global Professional Relation Manager for Menicon Co., Ltd. Jacinto returned to Madrid in 2006 while maintaining his post and responsibilities with Menicon Co., Ltd. In 2011, he was the recipient of the prestigious Irving Fatt Memorial Lecture Award of the British Contact Lens Association. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry and the British Contact Lens Association, and a member of the International Society for Contact Lens Research. He has presented many papers and posters at national and international conferences and authored around 50 professional papers. He is also an invited reviewer for most of the leading peer-review research journals. His research interests include myopia, ocular biometry, the cornea and tear film, and different aspects of contact lenses and keratoconus disease.