Severine SIGRIST, PhD. President and Scientific Director of Defymed®, she is also the head of the research department of the «Centre europeen d’etude du Diabète (CeeD)» since 2005, where she focuses on the discovery of innovative therapies for diabetes treatment. She has worked on the development of the MAILPAN® since more than ten years at the CeeD. She ensures Defymed’s development by defining the development strategy of Defymed, following the scientific development of the projects and managing the intellectual property of Defymed®.

Richard BOUAOUN, PhD. Director of Operations at DEFYMED®. After a doctorate in Molecular Biology applied to immunology, he followed master studies in innovative projects management at the Management School of Strasbourg. As a former project manager at the Alsace’s incubator, SEMIA, he followed up MAILPAN®’s project and has joined DEFYMED®’s team since March 2011. He is in charge of establishing and following Defymed’s collaborations, presenting Defymed® in international meetings and establishing contract services with academics/SMEs/industrials.