Management Team


Rainer Lichtenberger

Rainer Lichtenberger, Ph.D, MBA
CEO
25 years management in life science Industry, EVP Merckle/ratiopharm group for BD; Since 12 years CEO/COO experience in several SME, raised € 35 Mn venture funds.

 

Christian Wallasch

 Christian Wallasch, Ph.D
COO
Seasoned executive management member (COO, CEO) in biopharmaceuticals SME, as Axxima and U3, as well as public companies like Intercell/Valneva. Expert in kinase inhibitors, vaccines development, project management and execution.

 

Sebastian Canisius

Sebastian Canisius, MD, Ph.D.
CMO
MD with >10 years experience in clinical development (principal investigator); expert in clinical development of respiratory / infectious diseases.

 

Oliver Planz
 Prof. Oliver Planz, Ph.D.
CSO
Universität D-Tübingen,
Co-inventor of the technology, expert in antiviral research und translational preclinical R&D up to clinical studies. Advises the WHO on antiviral strategies against influenza.

 

Henrik Luessen

Henrik Luessen, Ph.D.
CBO
Serial entrepreneur/strategic consultant to SME life science companies. Track record of financing/trade sales of € 200 Mn, closing 200 licensing partnerships.