Mathias Falcenberg, PhD
Mathias joined Forbion as Analyst in 2016 and is located in the Munich Office.
Mathias is Analyst and is located in the Munich Office where he supports the evaluation of investment opportunities and due diligence processes.
Mathias joined Forbion in 2016. Before, he was project leader for metabolic therapy at the Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry (MPIB) responsible for international and multi-disciplinary R&D collaborations as well as supervising a research team to investigate GRK5 signalling in diabetes and cancer. During his time at the MPIB he managed the scientific implementation of a joint venture with Glaxo SmithKline to find novel active ingredient candidates for the treatment of type 2 diabetes. Based on his own scientific findings, which led to four patents, he was involved in spin-out activities as designated co-founder since 2013.
Mathias received his PhD from the Max-Planck-Institute of Biophysics in Prof. Dr. Axel Ullrichs department, investigating sutent-sensitive kinases as targets for novel anti-diabetic therapy development.