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Michael R. S. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jun 12, 2014

Michael R. S.

   United States
  |   Oakland, CA
  |  11:45 pm Local Time

Overview

Well-networked life sciences executive with demonstrated capability to identify, evaluate and execute investment opportunities and corporate strategy, internally and externally, in the U.S. and Europe. Successfully raised two venture capital funds and brought two companies public through IPO. Fifteen years experience in life sciences R&D, strategy consulting, corporate finance & investment banking, venture capital, and public policy. Strong scientific and financial-analytical track record and focus.

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Biofuels
Venture Capital
Biotechnology
Entrepreneurship
Business Development
Biogas
Cleantech
Investment Banking
Renewable Energy
Alternative Energy

Employment

Farmatic, Inc.
President & CEO
2011 - Present
Head of US / North-America operations of Farmatic Inc., subsidiary of Farmatic Anlagenbau GmbH. Process design and technology-driven leader in biogas and waste water treatment plant design,...
Silver Hill Partners
Principal
2005 - Present
Strategy and business consulting (incl. portfolio/pipeline evaluation, investor relations, corporate communications) for biotech companies and institutions Pipeline & Portfolio Performance...
Fleishman-Hillard
Vice President
2004 - 2005
Acquired and managed annual billings of $750k+ Represented clients in all facets of strategic communication, public affairs, investor relations and crisis comunications in life sciences ...
BioCentury Publications
Senior Editor & Director of Business Development
2000 - 2003
Provided senior analysis and editorial coverage of strategic issues for the biopharmaceutical industry (US and EU), scientific developments, private equity and financial markets Successfully...
Hambrecht & Quist (now: J.P. Morgan)
Associate Director
1999 - 2000
Launched two successful European biotech IPOs, provided due diligence, prospectus drafting, valuation and joint project management Led German and Scandinavian biotechnology sector research team...
McKinsey & Company
Practice Consultant
1998 - 1999
Designed and implemented $70 MM biotechnology venture capital fund in co-operation with a large life science company, stimulating regional development (currently #2 player in Germany); Fund is...
Prognos AG
Project Manager
1996 - 1998
Designed, raised and implemented $10 MM regional seed venture capital fund (BioM AG) financed by the Bavarian Government, Aventis, Roche Diagnostics, and a banking and VC consortium; Fund is...
Serono
Scientist, Research & Development
1992 - 1995
Developed, oversaw and executed two concurrent research projects ($0.5 million budget) Conducted extensive fundamental research to improve scale-up and production

Education

ETH Zurich
Dr. sc. techn.
1992 - 1995
TU Hamburg-Harburg
Dipl.-Ing.
1988 - 1992
University of California, Berkeley
Visiting Researcher
1991 - 1991
Friedrich-Alexander-Universitat Erlangen-Nurnberg
Vordiplom
1985 - 1988
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