“Catenion provides an exciting workplace where science meets business. We aim to help our clients to reach patients sooner and better.”

“Enhance decision making through a data-driven approach: challenging assumptions and exploring new ideas – this is our passion.”

“At Catenion, I can put my scientific background in cell therapy and regenerative medicine to practical use and help bring innovative therapies to the market.”

Dr. Pascal Joly Manager

“I help R&D teams deliver on the promise of gene therapy.”

“Increasingly, bioconvergent therapeutics and hybrid products and services promise cures; with current pharmaco-economic pricing rationales, these will be cost-effective but they will

bankrupt the system.”

Christian Elze Senior Partner

“Translating new technologies into viable business ideas”

Arno Heuermann COO, Partner/ Managing Director

“Using my scientific expertise to identify game-changing technology and solve strategic R&D challenges combines my passion with real outcomes.”

“Change-Management is a team effort – let’s get started.”

Dr. Matthias Krings Senior Partner

“How can patients and the legislature steer the biopharmaceutical industry towards sustainable innovation?”

“Is biopharma ready to embrace the new biology?”

Dr. Markus Thunecke Senior Partner

“We develop strategies that empower our clients to drive innovation and bring new treatments from promises to patients.”

“Helping clients around the globe to unleash the power of immune system in the fight against a plethora of diseases is a very rewarding career path for a trained immunologist.”


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November 7th, 2019

Life science management consulting symposium – Oxford, England

November 15th, 2019

N2 Event “From research to Application” – Berlin

November 27th, 2019

Risky Business Workshop – Newcastle University

Past events include:

September 24th, 2019

Life Sciences + Euron PhD Days 2019 – University of Luxembourg

September 13th, 2019

Harvard’s Consulting Networking Night – Boston

March 1st, 2019

“Maximizing Value from Strategic Partnering in Clinical Development” Greenberg Traurig – Tokyo

March 2nd, 2019

New York Academy of Sciences – The Future of Biopharmaceutical Innovation – New York