Giacomo Bastianelli

Giacomo Bastianelli

Co-founder & CEO

Giacomo Bastianelli holds a PhD in computational biology and protein engineering from the Pasteur Institute in Paris and a M.Sc. in Pharmaceutical Biotechnology from the University of Bologna (California, Barcelona).…

Alain Nicolas

Alain Nicolas

Co-founder & CSO

Dr Alain Nicolas (CNRS Research Director) is a group leader in the Department of "Dynamics of genetic information: fundamental basis and Cancer" (Institut Curie). During his post-doc in the laboratory…

Raffy Kazandjian

Raffy Kazandjian

Board member

Raffy Kazandjian is the managing partner of UBT, an advisory services organization providing business and financial services to biotechnology, biopharmaceutical and biomedical companies. As former President of CDC-Innovation (1998-2002), he…

Thierry Laugel

Thierry Laugel

Board member

Thierry Laugel is the managing partner of Kurma Life Science Partners. Thierry holds a PhD in pharmacology and an MBA from INSEAD. After his dissertation, Thierry was a scientific representative…

Vincent Turries

Vincent Turries

Board member

Mr. Turries has >25 years of executive and managerial experience in the Crop industry worldwide. He has held various responsibility positions in the plant biotechnology division of major players such…

Johan Cardoen

Johan Cardoen

Chairman of the Board

Dr. Johan Cardoen serves as Managing Director of VIB BV (Flanders Institute for Biotechnology). Dr. Cardoen is responsible a.o. for technology transfer and establishing spin-off companies. He served as Chief…