Dr. Jürgen Schumacher
Dr. Jürgen Schumacher has extensive expertise in the biotech industry. He made his first start-up experiences in 1984 with the company Qiagen, which successfully went public in 1996. This was followed by other biotech companies in which he acted as co-founder, such as NewLab, BiBiTech and Algiax Pharmaceuticals. With over 35 years of experience, he also invests in promising biotech business models as a business angel and advises them in the role of shareholder or advisory board.
Career: Algiax Pharmaceuticals GmbH, Vivo Science GmbH, BiBiTec Bielefeld, NewLab AG, Evotec OAI, Qiagen
Education: PhD in Biology – Heinrich Heine University of Düsseldorf; Diploma in Biology, Technical University of Darmstadt