Pedro Carrascal has been the General Director of the Patient Organizations Platform (POP) since October 2022. He has been linked to multiple sclerosis patient associations for more than 25 years, where he has served as director of organizations in Bizkaia, the Basque Country and Statewide. He has also been a member of the Board of the Multiple Sclerosis International Federation (MSIF) where he has contributed for 15 years and has been actively involved in the European Multiple Sclerosis Platform (EMSP) for 10 years, being its president between 2018 and 2022.

Before becoming a member at the Board of the European Patient Forum (EPF) in April 2024, he was member of its Ethics Committee during 2023.