||Waterbergh Management (Owner)
Business Planning, Business Development, Interim Management, Coaching, Training
|2004 – 2008
||AlcaSynn Pharmaceuticals (Managing Director)
Drug development company focusing on small molecules of the morphinan group (www.sanochemia.at).
Set up of organization
Acquisition of grants and soft loans > € 1 million
€ 12 million EURO corporate venture transaction with Sanochemia Pharmazeutika AG for a post money valuation of € 20 million
| 2002 – 2004
||CAST – Center for Academic Spin-offs Tyrol (Portfolio Manager)
Technology transfer centre based at the University of Innsbruck, Tyrol, Austria. CAST offers management consulting and seed financing (www.cast-tyrol.at).
| 2000 – 2002
||IVP – Innovations & Venture – Partners (Head of Life Sciences)
Management consultancy, Berlin – Nuremberg – Munich, focusing on venture capital and private equity financing as well as turn-around management. In 2005 IVP Innovations & Venture – Partners merged with FairVest to form Concentro Management (www.concentro.de).
| 1997 – 2000
||Department of Vitreoretinal Surgery, University of Cologne (Research Assistant)
The department was headed by Prof. Ulrich Schraermeyer, now at the University Hospital Tübingen, and head of the Steinbeis-Transferzentrum STZ OcuTox.
- Development of the first method for the ultrastructural localization of light-induced lipid peroxides in the retina. Publication
- Investigation on the processing of light induced lipid peroxides in retina of rats. Publication
- Investigations on the nature of melanin fluorescence in the retina. Publication