Dr. Maximilien Murone PhD – Board member, CEO and co-founder
Maximilien is a Scientific Executive with experience in start-up establishment, management and fund raising. He joined Cellestia as co-founder in 2015 and COO in 2017, with 20+ years of experience in the pharma/life sciences industry. Before joining Cellestia, Maximilien served as the Managing Director for AdipoGen Life Sciences. In addition, Maximilien served for 10 years as Associate Director at Debiopharm International SA, where he was managing the Early Projects team. Maximilien holds a PhD from the Swiss Institute of Experimental Cancer Research, and an executive MBA from HEC Lausanne. He spent three years as postdoctoral researcher in the Department of Molecular Oncology at Genentech, Inc., South San Francisco, USA.