Leadership

LEADERSHIP

Leadership

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Florence Séjourné

Chief Executive Officer

Florence joined Da Volterra as Chief Executive Officer in the summer of 2008. She has built the company strategy, management team and executed the development plan since then. Prior to Da Volterra, Florence spent 11 years co-founding and developing Genfit as CBO and COO (Euronext GNFT), a leading European biotech company in the field of metabolic and inflammatory diseases with a particular focus on liver and GI (NASH). Florence has thus the experience of successful entrepreneurial adventures and the capacity to set up and lead a highly professional organization from early research drug discovery to late-stage clinical development and market access.
Florence was trained in France (Mines Paritech, Biotechnology Major) and holds an MS in Pharmaceutics & Bioengineering from the University of Illinois at Chicago.

As Da Volterra’s CEO, Florence has been active in contributing to various groups in Europe and in the USA these last years on creative business models and incentives to face the economic issues of innovation in the antimicrobial resistance (AMR) and bacterial infections. She initiated the BEAM Alliance, which represents more 70 European biotech companies involved in antimicrobial resistance from 16 countries. The BEAM Alliance objectives are to collaborate with the existing community of stakeholders dedicated to implementing tangible strategies and give its members a unique voice as small & medium companies, to propose and support policies and incentives in antimicrobial research and development in Europe.

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Florence Séjourné

Chief Executive Officer

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