Expertise



Dr. rer. nat. Roger Becker, CEFA



Academic / Scientific Background

 1980 - 2002

  • Studies of Biology, Roman Languages and Literature, Musicology
  • Diploma in Biology
  • Doctorate in Molecular Toxicology
  • Senior Scientist and chair deputy at the Institute of Toxicology, University of Mainz
  • Deputy of the GLP facility and Project Head according to Genetic Engineering Act
  • Lecturer “Toxicology & Pharmacology”
  • Research Fellow at the Research Center Nestlé, Lausanne (“Immortalization via retroviral transfection”)
  • Certified successful completion of advanced courses at the DGPT (German Association of Pharmacology & Toxicology)
  • Distinguished lecturer “Xenobiotic Metabolism & Toxicokinetics” at DGPT advanced courses
  • Teaching assignment at the Institute of Toxicology (until 2004)

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Entrepreneurial Background

 2004-to-date

  • Founded Life SciCon - Life Science Consulting in 2004
  • Managing Director since then
  • Accredited and Certified European Financial Analyst (CEFA) with a focus on the Life Sciences sector (BioTech/BioPharma, Pharma and MedTech)
  • Consultant to the BioTech/BioPharma industry incl. M&A
  • Consultant to the BuySide of the Capital Markets
  • Large track record in Financial Analysis and Corporate Appraisal
  • Strong long-term partnership with Institutional Investors
  • Consultant to successful IPOs of a German and a US-based Biotech company

 
 
2000 - 2004

  • Scientific Advisor “Corporate Finance & Capital Markets” with a focus on the Life Science Industry (Associate role, later Management role)
    • Evaluation of business plans for fund-raising purposes; Sector research - Biotech Industry
    • Due diligence projects within acquisitions and divestitures also for a major public US Biotech company
    • Presentations at Biotech Funds
    • Strategic Consulting of financial investors


Imprint / Impressum

Life SciCon
Budenheimer Straße 21 • 55124 Mainz • Germany
Tel.: (+49) 6131-466 820

Dr. Roger Becker, CEFA
mail@lifescicon.de