Ernst Hafen, PhD

Principal Scientific Officer, Co-Founder, Member Board of Directors

Ernst Hafen is an acclaimed developmental geneticist and director of the Institute of Molecular Systems Biology at the ETH. He has extensive experience in research governance and management including in the start-up sector. He is past president of ETH Zürich, current president of the board of Biotechnopark Zurich and a board member of Technopark Zurich. He has been a member or chair of numerous other oversight committees including serving as programme evaluator at the the Max Planck Society. In addition to founding evalueSCIENCE, Ernst Hafen founded the Swiss life sciences start-up The Genetics Company. 

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