Sven serves as the Founding CEO of Juvabis. He has been a principal scientist of the core technology from the early days of the project. He graduated with a PhD in Molecular Microbiology from the ETH Zurich, co-authored many of the research publications on the technology, and is a co-inventor on some of the in-licensed patents. Sven has 20 years of hands-on research experience in microbiology and anti-infectives, with positions held at the Michigan State University, the Universities of Konstanz and Zurich, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and Visterra Inc. Throughout his career, Sven has significantly contributed to applied and translational science, mainly in drug discovery, on both biologics and small molecule therapeutics.