BIRGIT ZECH, COO and Co-Founder

With 20 years of experience working in the biotechnology sector, Dr. Birgit Zech brings significant competence to Gotham in areas such as Business Development and Intellectual Property. Dr. Zech played a crucial role in establishing Business Development departments in many of her previous biotech companies including X-Rx, MabDiscovery GmbH, Pieris AG and started her scientific career at Axxima Pharmaceuticals AG. She obtained her Ph.D. in chemistry at the University of Erlangen-Nuernberg, Germany studying the influence of nitric oxide on apoptosis pathways.