Our Team

Pietro Conti

Founder & CEO

Pietro Conti

Founder & CEO

  • Degree in Medicine and Master in Health Management
  • 14 yrs as Director Health International Projects with local MoH & UN agencies
  • 18 yrs as Founder & CEO of +10 startups in Health/BioTech
  • Board Member
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Elisabetta Borello

Founder & President

Elisabetta Borello

Founder & President

  • Degree in Business Economics with specialization in Public Business Administration at Bocconi University, Milan
  • More than 30 years expertise in Healthcare Information Management Systems
  • Founder and Board Member of many biotech companies
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Daniele Cusi

Associate & CSO

Daniele Cusi

Associate & CSO

  • Degree in Medicine and Professor of Nephrology, University of Milan
  • Visiting Professor at several International Schools (Harvard, Paris, Leuven, etc.)
  • Chairman of several initiatives in Genomics and Proteomics
  • More than 200 peer-reviewed papers, H-Index 44
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Fabio Bianco

Business Nursery Director

Fabio Bianco

Business Nursery Director

  • PhD in Pharmacology, Degree in Biotech
  • Founder of Neuro-Zone (President and CSO)
  • CEO of BrainDTech
  • Director of Sanipedia Business Nursery activities
  • More than 10 years in Biotech/Pharma with executive roles
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Costanza Conti

Scientific Services Manager

Costanza Conti

Scientific Services Manager

  • Degree in Veterinary Medicine
  • MS in Statistics and Epidemiology
  • Project Manager of several European Research projects/networks
  • Research Coordinator at Sanipedia
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Leopoldo Frati

ICT Services Advisor

Leopoldo Frati

ICT Services Advisor

  • Degree in Electronic Engineer at Politecnico of Turin
  • Former IBM South&West Europe Healthcare and Lifescience Industry Leader
  • Senior Advisor in several biotech companies
  • CIO at Nuncas Spa
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Andrea Albertini

CTO

  • Degree in Biotechnology with specialization in Business Development for Life Sciences
  • More than 6 years in marketing, business development and technological aspects of startup and biotech companies
  • Responsible for technical operations and management activities of Sanipedia's Network companies and incubated projects
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Valentina Cartareggia

Grant Office

  • Degree in Business Economics with specialization in Marketing and Business Communication
  • More than 8 years in grant office management, marketing and communication
  • Responsible for Grant Office activities with extensive experience in grant analysis, results dissemination and documentation predisposition
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Laura Fagnani

Administrative Coordinator

Laura Fagnani

Administrative Coordinator

  • Degree in Languages with Economics specialization
  • More than 7 years in administration for startups and biotech companies
  • Administrative activities and accounting coordination for Sanipedia and incubated companies
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Armando Chierchia

Research Scientist

Armando Chierchia

Research Scientist

  • Master's Degree in medical biotechnology
  • More than 5 years in molecular biology, cell culturing and in vitro drug discovery
  • Responsible for various research projects
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Roberto Vittadini

Business Nursery Innovation and R&D

Roberto Vittadini

Business Nursery Innovation and R&D

  • Degree in Industrial Chemistry and Management
  • Founding member and former VP of Opportunity Network
  • More than 2 years in the management and development of an international start-up
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Marco Gili

General Affairs

Marco Gili

General Affairs

  • Degree in Law
  • More than 7 years of experience in legal and financial aspects concerning SMEs and startups
  • Responsible for legal activities and support to the board of directors

Eleonora Giannese

Executive Assistant

Eleonora Giannese

Executive Assistant

  • Administrative and communication activities

Bernardo Starita

Grant Office

Bernardo Starita

Grant Office

  • Degree in International Relations and Postgraduate in Political Communication
  • Expertise in European Project Planning and Management
  • Responsible for funding opportunities monitoring as well as supporting in budgeting and results dissemination of R&D projects
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Monica Lazzaroni

Quality Control Manager

Monica Lazzaroni

Quality Control Manager

  • Degree in Biological Sciences and specialized in Clinical Biochemistry.
  • More than 20 years in the Laboratory of Neurological Institute C. Besta of Milan, area Clinical Biochemistry and coordinator of the Laboratory Quality System.
  • Knowledge of the rules and procedures for quality certification.
  • Collaborations

Federica Rizzi

Grant Office

Federica Rizzi

Grant Office

  • Degree in Veterinary Medicine
  • PhD in Molecular Medicine
  • Experience in developing and managing European research projects, in data management and in statistical genetics
  • Researcher and Grants Development Specialist at Sanipedia