Founder and CEO of OncoLab Diagnostics. He also holds a leading position at the Medical University of Vienna, Austria, as head of the Molecular Oncology Group at the Department for Obstetrics and Gynaecology. In 1989, he co-founded ViennaLab Diagnostics GmbH, an in vitro diagnostics company based in Vienna, Austria, which he successfully led until 2010, driving the company’s focus to the commercialisation of promising diagnostic tests.
Being active for more than 30 years in both academic and industrial research, he is a renowned scientist and proven leader of interdisciplinary, multinational teams. His distinguished scientific expertise is complemented by extensive experience in coordinating research projects of the EC-framework programmes FP6 and FP7. He is author and co-author of more than 200 scientific publications and holds several patents.