STEFAN CATSICAS

Managing Partner

Stefan served as Professor and Chairman of Cell Biology at the School of Medicine of Lausanne and as Professor of Bioengineering and Vice-President Research at the Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale. He co-founded and advised biotechnology companies and large investment funds. Stefan was department head at Glaxo and Chief Technology Officer, member of the executive Board, of Nestlé.

IRÈNE CORTHÉSY MALNOË

Partner, Advanced Nutrition Science

Irène’s expertise covers molecular nutrition, medical foods and consumer care. She was previously Vice President, Research and Development, Nestlé S.A., CSO of Nestlé Health Science S.A. and Science advisor, Flagship Pioneering, Boston, USA. She is in the board of directors of Probi AB.

R. ANTHONY WILLIAMSON

Partner, Biotechnology and Health Science

Anthony’s expertise covers molecular immunology, the microbiome and biologics. He was previously Associate Professor of Immunology at Scripps Research Institute, Co-founder and CEO of 2 start-up companies, Head of Technology and Prevention medicine at J&J.

VÉRONIQUE MARMET

Administrative and Support Management

Véronique has more than 20 years of experience as administrative assistant in large organizations (Nestlé, University Medical Polyclinic of Lausanne). Véronique brings the same dedication to work that she shows in her passions; mountaineering and art (painting, photography, engraving, sculpture).

SOFIA MAUS

Market Research and Communications Manager

Sofia held Marketing and Communications roles in multinational companies (Nestlé, L’Oréal) and in the startup Artmyn. She has experience in brand management and consumer trends and she holds a BA. in International Relations from the University of Geneva and a MSc. in Media and Communications from the London School of Economics (LSE).

SANDRA TROLLIET ZAPPELLI

Finance, Payroll and Tax Support

Sandra has more than 25 years’ experience in finance, accounting and tax matter as Manager in various audit, tax and advisory companies. She always brings her experiences and knowledge to offer quality support to find the best solution in a constant evolving environment. Since 10 years, she is also the president of the association CEECDV.