Company: Vedanta Biosciences
Job title: CEO
Dr. Olle is a co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Vedanta Biosciences. He has been a member of the founding teams of several companies of the PureTech portfolio and served as a member of the Board of Directors of Vedanta Biosciences and Follica Biosciences.
In 2013 Dr. Olle was named “Innovator of the Year” in MIT Technology Review Spain’s “Innovators under 35” awards. He completed his doctoral work at the Chemical Engineering Department at MIT, where he developed a novel method for large-scale bacterial culture. During his graduate work, Dr. Olle was awarded the “la Caixa” fellowship. Dr. Olle received his B.S. in Chemical Engineering from Universitat Rovira i Virgili, in the Republic of Catalonia, his M.S. and PhD. in Chemical Engineering Practice from MIT, and his M.B.A. from the MIT Sloan School of Management. He has published his work in journals including Nature and Nature Biotechnology.
Industry Leaders Panel Discussion 8:45 am
What are the decisions industry pioneers have made/are making to ensure progress within this novel industry? What are the unique characteristics of microbiome therapeutics and how can they change the paradigm of healthcare? Benchmarking how microbiome therapeutics compare against existing traditional approaches already on the market? What are the biggest challenges currently facing microbiome drug…Read more
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