Sealed BioBusiness Consulting was founded in 2006 by Dr. Erik Wade, a scouting and business development expert with many years of experience in scientific and business development positions with Grünenthal GmbH.
Erik has a considerable experience in finding and leading outsourcing, partnering and business development projects. He is a consensus builder with experience in leading diverse teams of scientific, legal, patent and business experts in German or English. His network of contacts extends into the pharmaceutical, biotech and supporting industries as well as universities and technology transfer organizations.
Erik conducted postdoctoral research at the Institute for Genetics, Research Centre Karlsruhe and holds a Ph.D. (1994) in molecular biology from the University of California, San Diego.