MANAGING TEAM

Our talented team of professionals is acting with the commitment for being the most valuable partner for your drug discovery project. To learn more about our profiles please click on our team members.












François Kien

Operations Manager

PhD in Virology from the University of Strasbourg. François spent 9 years in the International Network of Institut Pasteur as scientist and PR officer.

Antoine de Lacombe

Chief Financial Officer

Graduated from Université Paris-Dauphine in management and Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris in corporate finance. Antoine started with Ernst & Young Audit.  He then joined a privately-owned Investment fund where he gained experience in corporate finance and restructuring.

Yong-Jun Kwon

Head of Early Discovery and Technology Development

PhD in Functional Genomics from Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea.11 years of experience in translational research at the Institut Pasteur Korea and the Samsung Medical Center. He is responsible for Ksilink's high-content screening and technology development.

Ulf Nehrbass

Chief Executive Officer

A graduate of Cambridge University Ulf worked at the Rockefeller University, N.Y.C. and as Section Head of the Institut Pasteur, Paris, before moving into drug development as founder and CEO of Institut Pasteur Korea as well as QurlentTherapeutics.

Julia saulnier

Administrative Assistant

Julia joined Ksilink’s team in March 2017. She has a Master degree in International Trade and previously worked at SpanTech International SA, Belgium. Julia is now Personal Assistant to Ulf Nehrbass and Administrative Assistant for Ksilink.

Peter Sommer

R&D Portfolio Management and Competitive Intelligence

PhD in Virology from the University of the Saarland. Peter has gathered 15 years of experience in translational research in Pasteur Institutes in Europe and Asia.

Mona Boyé

Scouting and Bussiness Development 

Mona studied immunobiology in Constance, Germany and obtained her PhD degree in molecular biology from Cardiff Bioschool, UK. After her postdoc she absolved a training about Intellectual Property at the TH Berlin, Germany.

Mona Boyé

Scouting and Bussiness Development 

Mona studied immunobiology in Constance, Germany and obtained her PhD degree in molecular biology from Cardiff Bioschool, UK. After her postdoc she absolved a training about Intellectual Property at the TH Berlin, Germany.

Julia saulnier

Administrative Assistant

Julia joined Ksilink’s team in March 2017. She has a Master degree in International Trade and previously worked at SpanTech International SA, Belgium. Julia is now Personal Assistant to Ulf Nehrbass and Administrative Assistant for Ksilink.

Ulf Nehrbass

Chief Executive Officer

A graduate of Cambridge University Ulf worked at the Rockefeller University, N.Y.C. and as Section Head of the Institut Pasteur, Paris, before moving into drug development as founder and CEO of Institut Pasteur Korea as well as QurlentTherapeutics.

Antoine de Lacombe

Chief Financial Officer

Graduated from Université Paris-Dauphine in management and Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris in corporate finance. Antoine started with Ernst & Young Audit.  He then joined a privately-owned Investment fund where he gained experience in corporate finance and restructuring.

Peter Sommer

R&D Portfolio Management and Competitive Intelligence

PhD in Virology from the University of the Saarland. Peter has gathered 15 years of experience in translational research in Pasteur Institutes in Europe and Asia.

Yong-Jun Kwon

Head of Early Discovery and Technology Development

PhD in Functional Genomics from Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea.11 years of experience in translational research at the Institut Pasteur Korea and the Samsung Medical Center. He is responsible for Ksilink's high-content screening and technology development.